Twin Sparrows Kutani Matcha Bowl Chawan - A
This cozy Japanese Matcha bowl "chawan" decorated with twin sparrows is the work of Mr. Toshito Nakamura, known as one of the top artists of Kutani ware in fine detailed color painting.
His famous work featuring sparrows is highly appreciated for its delicate and gentle line drawing with neutral colors and detailed design.
The sparrow is believed to ward off bad luck and is a symbol of family prosperity and safety.
Handmade by potter's wheel, the warmth and thickness of this bowl helps keep the freshly prepared matcha green tea drink warm, and fits in the hand comfortably.
With the charming appearance, this Japanese matcha bowl will be your long-time favorite. Delivered in an original wooden box, it's a perfect gift for your loved ones.
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- Quantity: 1
- Dimension : 11.6cm(4.56in) x H7cm(2.75in)
- Capacity: 300ml(10.1oz)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Mr. Toshito Nakamura
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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.
This has a good feel in the hands, and the sparrow design is lovely.
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