Tasei Kiln Lustrous Pink Sakura Arita Ware Small Candy Box with Lid

JPY ¥15,000

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This is a small candy box with a lid, adorned with a lustrous glaze that radiates colorful light. Its dainty sphere shape is complemented by two cherry blossoms adorning the lid. Both the inside of the lid and the bottom of the box are colored in a light pink. The blooms paired with the reflective glow of the lustrous glaze create an aesthetic reminiscent of cherry blossoms floating on water.

Candy boxes with lids provide a practical solution for storing candies while also offering the delightful experience of revealing the contents within. Moreover, it can be used for holding small accessories. Its adorable appearance makes it suitable as a charming decor item, bringing a touch of spring to your surroundings.

At Tasei Kiln, two skilled female artisans, each with over 40 years of experience, meticulously paint intricate and graceful patterns onto each item before coating them with a luster glaze. This special technique imbues the sauce plate with a luxurious and stylish feel. Following the painting of sakura designs, they are meticulously masked off, leaving the remaining surface to be coated with the luster glaze. The white surface exhibits a distinct textured glossy glimmer and shines beautifully under light, enhanced by an added sprinkle of glaze.

Tasei Kiln was established in 1956 and has been producing beautiful Arita ware for more than 60 years. They strive to create items that enrich living spaces, bringing a sense of fulfillment to those who use them. The charm of Tasei Kiln's products is in their unique, simple, and easy-to-use designs, as well as in the delicate colors used in their painting. 

The Pink Sakura series is a collection of beautiful items decorated with pale pink cherry blossoms on a luster glaze. They make for an eye-catching selection of items that will brighten up your tabletop. Although commonly associated with the spring, the blooms on these pieces are timeless and can be used any time throughout the year.


  • Quantity: 1
  • Dimension: D 6.2 cm(2.4 in)  x  H 6 cm(2.4 in)
  • Material: Porcelain 
  • Origin: Made in Japan - Arita ware
  • Brand: Tasei Kiln



Tasei Kiln has been producing Arita Ware in Saga Prefecture for many years.

The pottery brings color and enjoyment to our daily lives during the four seasons, and the many dishes that decorate various dining tables, sometimes brilliantly, sometimes chicly, incorporate tradition and new techniques, making the pottery environmentally friendly. In the overglaze painting process, they use lead-free paints developed by Arita in consideration of safety. These products can be used comfortably and safely by everyone from small children to the elderly. Also, the popular design of the bond motif makes these products suitable as gifts for life's milestones, such as marriage and longevity celebrations.

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Arita Ware, made in the town of Arita in Saga Prefecture, is the oldest porcelain production area in Japan's history. Arita porcelain is characterized by its translucent white porcelain surface, dyeing using "Gosu" (indigo pigment), and gorgeous red painting using glassy overglaze pigments (red, green, yellow, purple, and blue). The pottery is highly durable and is produced in a wide variety of styles, from fine art to daily necessities. It was exported to Europe, where it was prized as fine art and called "white gold".

 Arita Ware is also a prestigious brand that is admired by ceramicists from other regions as a representative porcelain production area.

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