Kokuzou Kiln Sakura and Autumn Leaves Kutani Round Plate
This beautiful plate depicts Sakura (cherry blossoms) and autumn maple leaves, which are popular spring and autumn motifs in Japan.
The gently wavy rim creates an elegant atmosphere that matches the painting drawn.
It is made by Kokuzou kiln, known for its gentle and warm stoneware, and features beautiful painting with watercolor-like transparency and luster, as well as elegant designs that harmonize with modern lifestyles.
The size of 21cm(8.3in) is suitable for serving the main dish and side dishes such as salads, appetizers, desserts and fruits.
This design compliments any space and lends an air of style and sophistication simply by placing it on a table.
See more items from our Kokuzou Kiln collection for a more unified and elegant table setting.
- Dimension: 21cm(8.3in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Kokuzou Kiln
ABOUT KOKUZOU KILN
Their atelier is located at the foot of the historic Kokuzo mountain in the traditional land of Kutani.
It requires about three weeks to make a tableware out of clay through multiple processes. They spare no effort in their work, paying great attention to every detail.
Unlike manufactured products, each piece of tableware is handmade and sold in an integrated process, so that the warmth of the earth and the heart of the craftsman reside in each piece.
"Warmth of handmade pottery"
The Kokuzou Kiln uses the traditional techniques of Kutani ware to make a modern and new style of Kutani ware.
Their products are exclusively handcrafted and hand-painted, characterized by unique shapes, innovative and colorful designs.
The core of the brand's manufacturing is to create products that are pleasing to the eye, enjoyable to use, and whose presence enriches people's lives. They are committed to manufacturing with the belief that their pottery will be close to their customers and bring color and comfort to their daily lives and dining tables.
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.