A tea cup made by Hideyoshi (tradition says)
Hideyoshi, a famouse lord who reigned over the Azuchimomoyama era (
1568-1600). He stopped over at Bizen on his way to Chugoku area and made this tea cup and gave it to his relative ,the Kinoshita family.
|For a long time I
had been calling on my patient who was a descendant of the Kinoshitas. After he died, his wife gave this tea cup to me for his keepsake, whichi he had as a treasure of his house. |