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The most unusual feature of raku is its technique: instead of warming and maturing the pottery in a cold kiln, glazed ware is placed in a hot kiln for only about one.
Raku pottery was developed in japan in the early 1500's as the ceremonial tea ware of the zen buddhist masters the word raku signifies enjoyment of. Raku ware is a type of ceramic highly esteemed in the japanese tea ceremony it is a lightweight glazed earthenware molded by hand rather than thrown on a.
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