Goldfish Paper Fan Kyo Ware Chopstick Rest Set
These five paper fan-shaped chopstick rests all feature different designs of goldfish in the water. One of the designs is of an inky black goldfish and the other four are brilliant red fish. According to Feng Shui beliefs, the red goldfish bestows good luck while the black goldfish absorbs negative energy. Furthermore, the water plants and bubbles are also included in the piece for added realism, creating an almost lifelike presence of swimming goldfish.
Bringing a touch of freshness to the dining table, summertime is beautifully complemented with this delightful motif.
With its smooth surface, ceramic chopstick rests are the go-to material for daily use. Not only is it easy to keep clean, but they coordinate with a myriad of tableware. Plus, it coordinates with a wide range of tableware and comes in an abundance of designs, making it perfect for sprucing up your table setting.
Available as a set of five pieces, these chopstick rests make wonderful gifts as well.
- Quantity: 5pcs
- Dimension: 6.9cm(2.7in) x 4.7cm(1.9in) x H0.6cm(0.2in)
- Material: Stoneware - Kyo ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
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ABOUT Kyo Ware and Kiyomizu Ware
"Emblematic Pottery Flourishes in the Old Capital of Japan"
Kyo ware and Kiyomizu ware is one of Kyoto's representative crafts. Its a traditional craft designated by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, named Kyo-yaki or Kiyomizu-yaki in Japanese.
There is no specific style, and all pottery techniques from various regions of Japan are used. Another characteristic of Kyo ware is that all processes, such as pottery wheel turning and painting, are done by hand. With a history that has developed along with traditional culture, Kyo ware is characterized by delicate painting and excellent modeling skills, resulting in ceramics of great elegance and highly pictorial qualities. Kyo ware and Kiyomizu ware were designated as traditional crafts by the Japanese government in 1977 and are very popular for its artistic quality.