Fuji and Sakura Kutani Sauce Plate
The small plate features Red Fuji and cherry blossoms and the falling petals on a spring day, one of the most popular Japanese motifs.
Perfect size as a sauce plate. It is also versatile to serve cheese, nuts, condiments, and other small food.
Furthermore, you may also put a small portion of food or relishes in, place it on a larger plate or into a bento box for more stylish and sophisticated food presentation.
Each piece is uniquely hand-painted by a dedicated artisan of Kutani ware, as you can see the painted part is slightly thickened, making the texture of the plate warm and appealing.
See more items from our Kutani ware collection to create a more unified and beautiful table setting.
- Dimension: D11cm(4.33in) x H11cm(4.33in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
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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