Soukyu Kiln Kinsai Kutani Cutlery Rest
This beautiful Japanese cutlery rest decorated with with "Kinsai", one of the iconic styles of Kutani ware. The brightening gold is created by artisan works, using the gold leaf(Kinpaku), which is known as a special product of Ishikawa prefecture in Japan.
There are two resting parts, so you can put a pair of cutlery. Chopsticks and a fork or a spoon would be great choice for enjoying Japanese food easier for every guests to your house. This elegant pattern will definitely be a great accent for your table.
It is a perfect item for everyday use, for entertaining guests, and as a gift for loved ones.
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- Quantity: 1 piece
- Dimension: 8.5cm(3.34in) x 2.7cm(1.06in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
One of the most popular technique of Kutani Ware. Gold leaf applied to the surface creates a pattern that is unique to each piece, and produces a gorgeous and elegant brilliance.
ABOUT SOUKYU KILN
Soukyu Kiln is a pottery of Kutani ware in Nomi city of Ishikawa prefecture.
A Kiln artist Chie Sakurai and her husband produce these cute works in Soukyu Kiln. She inherited traditional Kutani Gosai (5 colors), Red, Yellow, Green, Purple, and Deep Blue and makes cute and unique design for modern lifestyle.
Everyone cannot stop saying “How cute!” to the Kutani plates of Soukyu Kiln. Beautiful and cute tableware have got attention.
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.