Jumping Rabbit Kutani Sake Set with Tray
This premium sake set features jumping rabbits and a full moon painted in gold. The dark navy and white base is has a beautiful glossy texture and elegant atmosphere.
In Japan, it is said that there are rabbits on the moon and this belief has derived from the shapes of the craters on the moon which are said to look like rabbits.
It comes with 1 sake carafe, 2 sake cups, and 1 tray. The tray makes it perfect for entertaining guests or will become an eye-catching interior decoration.
It's a great gift for tea lovers or people who loves Japanese art and crafts.
- Quantity: 1 sake carafe, 2 cups and 1 tray
- Dimention: [Cup] D5.5cm(2.2in) x H4cm(1.6in)
- Capacity: Carafe 260ml(8.8oz), Cup 40ml(1.4oz)
- Material: Stoneware - 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.