Flower Dance Kutani Wine Cup Pair
This pair of Japanese wine cups are decorated with hand-painted cherry blossoms and the falling petals blown in the wind. It painted in pale colors and sprinkled gold leaf, which is known as an iconic style of Kutani ware.
This pair set is an ideal gift for a person who enjoy wine with others.
The combination of brass stem and porcelain cup is well balanced and enhance each material's beauty. It is originally designed for wine glass, but you can also enjoy other drinks as well like Sake.
This sophisticated and refined design will be a great gift to yourself or for your friends.
- Quantity: 2 cups
- Dimension: D7cm(2.7in) x H15cm(5.9in)
- Capacoty: 140ml(4.7oz)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Seizan Kiln
Seizan Kiln crafts Kutani ware, a traditional craft of Ishikawa Prefecture. They mainly manufactures and sells daily tableware, arts and crafts, and interior goods.
Seizan Kiln was founded in Terai Village, Nomi-gun (now Terai-machi, Nomi City, Ishikawa Prefecture) at the end of the Meiji Period.
For more than 100 years now, the company has preserved the traditions of its predecessors and has been producing everyday tableware and interior decorations with sincerity.
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.