Tokusa Lightweight Hasami Ware Donburi Bowl M
This bowl is made of white porcelain with a blue Tokusa pattern. As the name suggests, this bowl is lighter than usual and easier to use.
Tokusa is the name of a plant and refers to a pattern of vertical stripes. It has been loved since the Edo period (1603-1868) as a symbol of good luck to wish for growth and prosperity because of its straight growth.
Suitable for rice bowl recipes using about 1.5 cups (1.5 gou) of rice. This size could be recognized as regular size in US. It can be used for various kinds of Donburi Rice such as Katsudon, Gyudon, Oyakodon, Kaisendon, etc.
It is also suitable for noodles with soup, such as Udon and Soba.
Hasami ware is widely known as a light, durable and easy-to-use tableware among Japanese tableware, and is indispensable pottery in both restaurants and homes.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D14.8cm(5.8in) x H9.2cm(3.6in)
- Main Usage: Donburi rice, Udon noodles and Soba noodles
- Material: Porcelain - Hasami ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
About HASAMI ware
Hasami ware is a type of pottery produced in the vicinity of Hasami-cho, located in the north central part of Nagasaki Prefecture, with a history of over 400 years. One of the characteristics of Hasami ware is that there is no fixed technique, so it is possible to make pottery that fits the times. For this reason, Hasami ware comes in a variety of shapes, both large and small, and has a rich variety of designs. Because of the variety of expressions, Hasami ware is loved by people of all ages and genders.