Seikou Kiln Jidai Kutani Square Sauce Plate Set
This handmade 5 sauce plates set features different Japanese traditional motifs and patterns.
Kutani ware uses a brush for painting with Japanese coloring paint, as you can see the painted part is slightly.
Perfect size as a sauce plate. It is also versatile to serve cheese, nuts, condiments, and other small food.
Or you may 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.
See more items from our Kutani ware collection for a more unified and beautiful table setting.
- Quantity: 5pcs
- Dimension: 7cm(2.8in) x 7cm(2.8in) x 4cm(1.6in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Seikou Kiln
ABOUT SEIKOU KILN
In early Taisho era, (about 100 years ago) Seikou Kiln opened its kiln in Nomi city of Ishikawa prefecture.
Seikou Kiln researched Japanese overglaze paint for Kutani for years. Finally, they achieved a high quality product with their printing paper. Transparency of glassy glaze and thick overglaze paint are as same quality as hand paint work.
“Expression which inherits Ko Kutani by using Japanese overglaze paint.”
“Consistent with improving quality of Kutani ware as a craft.”
“Offer unique elegance of Kutani ware in reasonable price which is acceptable for market.”
These 3 are principles of Seikou porcelain. With their as high quality as hand paint, Seikou tells attractiveness of Kutani ware to modern life. They won many awards such as at “Charming Japanese Souvenir Contest” by Japan Tourism Agency or at “Gourmet & Dining Style Show.
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.
You get 1 set but can add different designs to your table. However Colors are a bit darker than I expected. Size is ok for asian side dish and also can be used for sauce of course!
Thank you for your valuable feedback! We are sorry that the color is different from your expectations, but we hope it will make your mealtime even more enjoyable.