Rinkuro Kiln Old Imari Chrysanthemum Round Plate 9.5in

JPY ¥24,000

This is a gorgeous large plate with a "chrysanthemum split" design in old Imari style. The lines extend from the outside to the center and are decorated with different traditional patterns." Each has its own meaning, such as "Seigaiha," "Shigebishi," and "Zuiun.

"Seigaiha" (blue ocean waves) - a symbol of prosperity
"Shigebishi" (dense diamonds) - originally a shape of a plant called "Hishi". It means "good health" due to its high fertility and nutritional value.
"Zuiun(auspicious clouds)" - a symbol of good omens for good things to come.

It is made by Rinkuro Kiln from Hasami ware, which is widely known as a light, durable and easy-to-use tableware among Japanese tableware, and is an indispensable stoneware in both restaurants and homes.

Perfect for complementing your everyday meal, as well as a special gift for someone who loves Japanese arts and crafts.

It is a good size to use as a main plate with meat or fish on it.

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  • Quantity: 1
  • Dimension: D24.2cm(9.5in) x H3.2cm(1.3in)
  • Material: Porcelain - Hasami ware
  • Origin: Made in Japan
  • Brand: Rinkuro Kiln


Rinkuro Kiln was established in 1968 in Hasami Pottery, a pottery production area with 400 years of tradition. It was created with the aim of creating unique style and high quality pottery.

They continue to produce products with their unique sensibility, such as "Sometsuke" with a deep taste that never gets old, the gorgeous "Ko-Imari style," and "Some-Nishiki" with a perfect balance of Sometsuke and Akae.In recent years, they have been working hard to create tableware that meets the needs of both the Japanese and Western styles, and their creative activities are in tune with the times.

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About HASAMI ware

Hasami ware is a type of pottery produced in the vicinity of Hasami-cho, located in the north central part of Nagasaki Prefecture, with a history of over 400 years. One of the characteristics of Hasami ware is that there is no fixed technique, so it is possible to make pottery that fits the times. For this reason, Hasami ware comes in a variety of shapes, both large and small, and has a rich variety of designs. Because of the variety of expressions, Hasami ware is loved by people of all ages and genders.