A wonderful ceramic rendition of a Japanese man, probably a farmer, trudging along with a straw basket full of maybe rice husks
This style of pottery is known as Banko ware and is known for it's fine glazes and strong colors.
This man has bisque hands and face and is carrying a water gourd.
Flawless condition. no damage, no repairs..there is a reflection on his kimono that is just that,,,not a glitch
Marked on the reverse. needs an o'furo/bath
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