Here you’ll find pots, stands, and trees from my collection that are up for sale, check back often I’ll be adding all the time! As always, if there is any potter you’re looking for, or a nice specific type or style, drop me a line at Gastrognome at aol dot com
I have a whole bunch of pots and stands for sale that never make it here, in fact, most of the good stuff I bring in doesn’t, so drop me a line if you’re looking for something!
Prices are negotiable, and consideration for multiple purchases definitely given.
If you’d like more pictures, want to inquire about a price, or are interested in any of the pots, feel free to shoot me an email.
Please contact for tree pricing if not listed at Gastrognome at aol dot com.
Antique Chinese Nakawatari Cochin(Middle Crossing Cream Glaze, 1800-1911). Marvelous patina on this cream rectangle. Small Edge chip on one side. 12.8 by 8.4 by 2.75″ $800
Antique Chinese, Chopped, Nakawatari Katsumeisho Shudei(Middle Crossing Vernillion clay from the Katsumeisho kiln, 1800-1911). One of the most famous of the 19th century Chinese kilns, marvelous patina. 3 small corner nick repairs, on one side, 2 corners, price reflects this!!! 8.6 by 6.2 by 1.4″. $650SOLD
Antique Chinese Nakawatari green glaze(middle crossing, 1800-1911). A nice green rectangle with good patina. Old repair job to chip(no crack) on side.
11 by 6 by 2″ $650
Antique Chinese Nakawatari Cochin(Middle Crossing Cream Glaze, 1800-1911). Marvelous patina on this fluted cream round with double hemp rope decoration. 6.75 by 3.9″ $500
Antique Chinese Nakawatari Cochin(Middle Crossing Cream Glaze, 1800-1911). Marvelous patina on this smaller cream rectangle, really nice thick clay body construction. 8.5 by 5 by 1.6″ $550Sold!
Vintage Chinese Shinwatari Namako(New Crossing Sea Cucumber Glaze,1911-1940). Good patina on this shohin size round. 6.2 by 2.25″ $400
Antique Chinese Nakawatari Cochin(Middle Crossing Cream Glaze, 1800-1911). Really Marvelous patina on this taller cream rectangle. Would really suit a clump or semi cascade style Chojubaii or dark barked flowering shohin. Minor hairline fissures in glaze on lip. 5.6 by 4.2 by 3″ $700
Antique Chinese Nakawatari Shudei(Middle Crossing unglazed Vermillion clay, 1800-1911). Marvelous patina and a really nice color Shudei on this Chuhin size lipped rectangle with cloud feet. Couple of very old rim chip repairs, visible in photo. 10.2 by 6 by 2.25″ $1100
Bushuan kiln changed glaze round. Spectacular. Nuff Said. 7.4 by 3.25″ $750
Ryokujuan Tosui, cascade with fluted lip, full cloud feet, and rather baroque carving. 4.5 by 3″. $500Available!!
Bushuan, Fukuda Shigeru, extremely unique double yellow glaze crackle. 8.6 by 3″. $1200
Bushuan, Fukuda Shigeru, fluted multicolor glaze round. 8.1 by 2.5″. $600
Okatani Zeshin, signed and stamped multi crab carved square. Sinister and awesome! 2.3 by 2.1″. $350SOLD
Yuki Shoseki, akae painted round with 3 windows and geometrics. 4.5 by 1.75″. 250$
Yuki Shoseki, 5 color windows with sometsuke geometrics. 3.8 by 1.5″. $200Sold
Ikkou, handmade line in Tofukuji style oval. 3.6 by 1.25″. $150
Koyo, 1st gen, Aiba Koyo. Arch stamp. 9.6 by 7.2 by 2.4″. $350
Keizan, Tokoname, some patina beginning to form on rim. Big! 14.7 by 11.2 by 2.9″. $450
Matsushita Reiho, rustic nanban style, Tokoname. 8.6 by 1.9″. $300
Heian Kozan shallow rectangle Shidei, porcelain signature. 6.2 by 4.6 by .9″ $500
Sruga Yamsyou small basket weave mokko shape carved pot. Double stamped and signed, really awesome carving work. 3.5 by 3 by 1.1″ $400
Hattori, Tokoname, green shohin pot with awesome patina. 7.5 by 5.6 by 1″
Koyo, Tokoname, baby blue oval. 6 by 4.9 by 1.4″ $150
Signed and stamped 3rd gen Yamaaki. 6.2 by 5 by 1.2″. $125
Cyazan(student of Zeshin) crab carved round glazed pot. 5 by 1.9″ $150SOLD
Horiguchi Gomyousyou blue crackle round with fancy feet. 5.2 by 1.9″ $125Sold
Shuho2, Tokoname. 4.3 by 3.4 by 1.1″ $70
Koyo Juko, Tokoname. 3.8 by 2.6 by 1.1″. $100
Akatsuki Gyoun, nice patina. 4.3 by 3.7 by 1.6. $125
Joshu Shozan, akae painted almost square with nice patina. 4.7 by 4.4 by 1.6″. 150$
Tosui, multi color Raijin. 3.75 by 2.3″ $70Sold!
Tosui, green crackle glaze. 3.8 by 2.8 by 1.6″. 50$
Marufuji, Seto, green glaze with nice patina. 5.25 by 4.2 by 1.3″. $65SOLD
Pair of Koho(Ichinokura Sekisyu). 3.4-3.8″ $100
Satomi Terahata, killer oribe with drip over glaze. 6 by 2.8″ $150SOLD
Pair of Kutani Yaki. 2.5-3.5″. $100
Hosen, Tokoname, green glazed larger accent or mini with frog. 3.5 by 1.6″. $80
Munakata Isso, deep blue with red teardrop accent. 4.25 by 3.6 by 1.3″ 50$SOLD
Shibakatsu, Tokoname. 4 by 3 by 1.4″. $60
Ujou. Killer patina. 3.3 by 1.4″. $65SOLD
Hotouku. Really nice patina on a larger deep blue. 6 by 4.9 by 2″. $75SOLD
Yozan, Tokoname. Taller mini cascade with really cool top glaze. 1.75 by 4″. $55SOLD
Ittoen, Tokoname. Kataoka Toshio’s kiln before he became head of Yamaaki. Really nice patina. 5 by 4 by 1.2″. $80
Togen, from Tokoname. Really well made tallish rectangle with slip designs. Awesome clay color. 4.3 by 3.5 by 1.75″ $125
Really nice Kouseki mokko shape 5 color painted landscape pot. 5.3 by 4.6 by 1.25″ $425
Hattori/Hikosanjin collaborative oval with akae overglaze enamel landscape. 5.1 by 4 by 1.3″ $150
Hattori/Hikosanjin collaborative pot 2, mokko shape with 5 color overglaze landscape. 3.5 by 2.9 by 1.1″ $100
Haruyoshi porcelain accent with akae fish. 1.6 by 1″ $80
Sometsuke porcelain landscape rectangle. 4.8 by 3.5 by 1.5″ $250
Sometsuke porcelain Yusen homage pot by Echizen Hosui, with signed and stamped turmeric cloth. 6 by 1.75″ $350
Tyukan ornately decorated unglazed rectangle. Really spectacular adornments on this piece. 7 by 5.4 by 1.6″ $500
Kensho footed round with awesome swirling glaze. 5.6 by 1.9″ $250
Tyukan yellow crackle glazed oval. 5.1 by 4.2 by 1.2″ $325
Seikundo, from Satsuma, 5 color overglaze enamel porcelain with gold feet. 5.5 by 3″ $700
Kozan, with enamel dragon over traditional yellow glazed porcelain. Old, very nice Patina. 2.5 by 1.5″ $200Buyer Backout! available!Sold Again!
3rd generation Yamaaki, stamped. 7-7.5″ by 5.4-6″ by 1.25-1.5″. 80$ each
3rd Generation Yamaaki, stamped. 7.4 by 2.9″ $80
Echizen Hosui yellow crackle glaze drum. 3.2 by 1.2″ $100 SOLD
Mazan, Tokoname. Fluted yellow crackle round. 7.7 by 3″. $150
Multiple glazed Ogurayama with dragon relief and carved feet. Measures 7 by 5.5 by 1.5″. A real deal at this price, on consignment. Retail $400+
5 color Shosui on yellow glazed porcelain. 6.2″. 80$ Sold!
Itoh Tonyo, brother of Itoh Gekkou. 5″. 125$
Ino Shukuho, baby blue semi cascade. $300
Bushuan Kiln, Shigeru Fukuda, with box. Really nice glaze on this piece, and an interesting diamond shape that looks good as a front from 8 sides. 450$planted!!
Masahi Furumoto, Bushuan Kiln, blue angular mokko shape with cloud feet and lip. 6.75″, $275.
A trio of Suiseki for sale from my personal collection. I’m running out of room in my workshop, pottery, and suiseki display room, and I want to add a tokonoma this winter, so these are up on the chopping block. All very heavy, very dark and well seasoned, old stones from a private collection I purchased from Setagawa, Japan.
Shohin suiseki, plateau stone. A black plateau, or calm surfaced lake to the right of this stone gives it some mystery and interest, and multiple rivulets course the foothills. Uncut.
Measures 4.5″ 3″ by 1.5″.SOLD
Very hard, very heavy, near view mountain with plateau or lake to the right of the peak. Really nice in person, elegant. Measures 10″ by 5″ by 5″.SOLD
An interesting twin peak far view mountain. Looks good from multiple angles. Very well seasoned and heavy.
Measures 7.25″ by 3″ by 4″ $150
Super rare Tojaku porcelain arabesque. Pristine porcelain. Beautiful painting.
Shohin size Itoh Gekkou. For more images see and discussion, see here:
Characteristic paintings, some patina, though little, porcelain. Reduced!, AND I’ll cover express shipping! $1100
Old dragon carved Teizan porcelain.
Measures 7.5 by 5.25 by 2.6 inches. $110.
Me and my morning smoke! Pot is Chinese, handmade, a little rustic. Made by Wago Shuho. Measures 7.25 by 5.4 by 2.3 inches. 90$planted!
Nice dark tan clay with lip, cloud feet, and palmatum leaf impressed window by “Sensui”. Measures 5.1 by 4.4 by 1.75″. 160$
A great little Mame or accent by Konno Shinzan, painted by Sano Daisuke.
3.5 by .4″ 100$
Baby blue crackle round by Saito Juseki. Measures 4 by 1.8″ 120$
Heian Kozan, 1st generation, late in life work unglazed pot with the 6 feet and braided rim that are of his most unique styles, signature is “KouOu”-”old man Ko”. 4.25 by 1.6″. You can see a really spectacular glazed version of this style in the January February issue of Bonsai Focus in the Kouzan article. 900$
Heian Kozan round cream glazed pot with great patina. 3.5 by 2″tall. SOLD
Ino Shukuho, swirling green thick glaze with cut corners. 5.4 by 4.3 by 1.25″. $350
Shunka Shosan, 3″, cool swirling wraparound glaze, $175 GIFTED
Kamiya Ryuen. Hand carved, single block construction, double center band soft rectangle with brown clay. This color shows off black pine bark very well. 5.4″. $300
Kamiya Ryuen, pear skin clay with cut corners, single block carved. Really nice and refined, nice smooth finish. 4.5″. $300SOLD
Kamiya Ryuen, soft rectangle with lip. Really pretty clay, 4.4″. $300
Kamiya Ryuen, tan clay diamond with cut feet and hand carved decorative triple band, signed. 4.7″. $300
Bushuan, accent or Mini, really pretty multicolor glaze. 200$ GIFTED!
Every shohin pot collection needs some bold yellows! Shibakatsu, Tokoname, white clay, 5″ by 1.75″, $90 SOLD
Watanabe Kazuhiro(Ikkou, Tokoname). Ikou blue banded rectangle, $75
American, Nick Lenz, 6″ by 4″tall. $60SOLD