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Lee Wolfe Pottery — White Faceted Mug in Snow Shadows

White Faceted Mug in Snow Shadows

Lee Wolfe Pottery — White Faceted Mug in Snow Shadows -- love the glaze

Kintsugi (金継ぎ?) (Japanese: golden joinery) or Kintsukuroi (金繕い?) (Japanese: golden repair) is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with lacquer resin dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver, or platinum a method similar to the maki-e technique.[1][2][3] As a philosophy it speaks to breakage and repair becoming part of the history of an object, rather than something to disguise.

Kintsugi (金継ぎ) is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with lacquer resin dusted or mixed with powdered gold, silver, or platinum. Breakage and repair becoming part of the history of an object, rather than something to disguise.

にゅう(ひび)の金継ぎ例

Kintsukuroi - "To repair with gold." The art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken. Repaired tea bowl Japan early c, Edo period

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