Fujimasa Kakiemon Arita Octagon Kobachi Bowl
This is a Kobachi bowl of Arita ware porcelain decorated in the Kakiemon style.
Kakiemon style, is popular for its compositions that take advantage of the blank spaces to show the beautiful milky white color of the porcelain, and delicately depict flowers and birds blooming in the fields and mountains.
It is represented in an octagonal shape, and the rim extends outward. It is deep and good for serving soupy food. It is also good for appetizers and desserts.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D10.2cm(4in) x H6.8cm(2.7in)
- Material: Porcelain - Arita ware
- Brand: Fujimasa
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Fujimasa is a brand that produces Arita ware porcelain products based on the concept of dishes that complement the food. The traditional series especially offers a wide selection of products with vivid painting and gorgeous designs that are appealing because of the long history of Arita ware porcelain. Not only beautiful but also easy to use, it is used in many hotels and restaurants as a professional-use product, and has gained popularity not only in Japan but also in other countries.View more Fujimasa Items
ABOUT ARITA WARE
Arita Ware, made in the town of Arita in Saga Prefecture, is the oldest porcelain production area in Japan's history. Arita porcelain is characterized by its translucent white porcelain surface, dyeing using "Gosu" (indigo pigment), and gorgeous red painting using glassy overglaze pigments (red, green, yellow, purple, and blue). The pottery is highly durable and is produced in a wide variety of styles, from fine art to daily necessities. It was exported to Europe, where it was prized as fine art and called "white gold". Arita Ware is also a prestigious brand that is admired by ceramicists from other regions as a representative porcelain production area.View more Arita ware