Bizan Kiln Goldfish Kutani Teacup

JPY ¥16,700

Only 3 pieces in stock!

This cute tea cup features a goldfish swimming smoothly. The goldfish is believed to be a symbol of money luck in Japan. Kutani ware uses a brush for painting with Japanese coloring paint, as you can see the painted part is slightly thickened.

The shape is crafted by potter's wheel and you can feel the warmth and comfort to hold it in your hand. Not only drinking tea or coffee, it is also perfect for use in soups, yogurt, ice cream and many other dishes.

This cup is available in several patterns such as pigeon, cat, turtle, dragon, elephant, pig and rabbit.


  • Dimension: D8cm(3.14in) x H7cm(2.75in)
  • Capacity: 170ml(5.7oz)
  • Material: Porcelain 
  • Origin: Made in Japan - Kutani ware
  • Brand: Bizan Kiln


        Bizan Kiln was established in the late Meiji period as a Kutani ware painting kiln.

        They have been a famous kiln that has continued to be loved by people by incorporating the trend of the times into their traditional style.

        Their works are painted based on the Kutani Gosai (five colors of Kutani), which has been handed down for 360 years, and the tradition matches the modern life, making it enjoyable to use.

        Bizan Kiln will continue to be loved by people who inherit the tradition of Kutani ware.

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        About kutani ware

        Kutani ware is a type of pottery produced in the Kaga region of Ishikawa Prefecture and it has a history of over 350 years.
        It is characterized by the heavy brilliance of the five colors of green, yellow, red, purple, and navy blue that are applied to the bold and daring lines.
        Its long history has evolved through the tireless efforts and enthusiasm of people who have sought innovation while maintaining tradition.
        In the early 1700s, the Kutani kilns were closed, but about 80 years later they were opened and Kutani ware was revived.
        The beauty of the various styles and methods of painting is known as "Japan Kutani" and is highly regarded around the world.

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        A MUSUBI KILN Customer
        Dana S.
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        I recommend this product

        We love our Bizan Kiln tea cups

        We had just returned from Japan and were in the mood to buy nice Japanese original tea cups and these were perfect. We have 6 cups 2 of each design and could not be happier.

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        Thank you so much for sending us the beautiful picture taken by you. We are able to feel that you are happy with the cups and we are so grateful and humbled. Your trip to Japan must have as great as the teacups! Thank you very much for sharing it with us!