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Ishigaki, Okinawa JAPAN
Hekikai Pinatubo Yuteki Tenmoku Tea Bowl (Hekikai 1)
The Pinatubo Yuteki Tenmoku Tea Bowl symbolizes amity and goodwill between the
Philippines and Japan. The ash used to glaze the bowl was generated in the Mount
Pinatubo eruption (1991). This bowl is owned by the nation of Japan and held at the
Japanese Embassy in Manila.
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