Yoshidaya Peony Kutani Sakazuki Sake CupRegular price $40.00 Save Liquid error (product-template line 133): Computation results to '-Infinity'%
This Kutani sakazuki sake cups is decorated with a large purple peony in Yoshidaya style.
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This shape with a shallow bottom and a large opening at the top has been used since ancient times, especially for celebratory occasions. According to one theory, people originally drank sake from shells, so the shape resembles that.
It is a perfect sake cup set for celebrating occasions, such as New Year's day, birthday, and moving party. Also it makes a special gift for people who love to drink sake with friends and family.
See also our Kutani sake collection to find a matching carafe for this item.
- Dimention: D7.5cm(3.0in)×H3cm(1.2in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
What is YOSHIDAYA Style?
Yoshidaya Style, which is one of the most famous traditional style of Kutani Ware, was first created by Yoshidaya Denemon in 1824. The four basic colors that are used within this plate are yellow, green, and aubergine. This style restored the painting style of Aote Ko-kutani. Yoshidaya painted the surface of the plate completely using only the 4 colors, yellow, green, dark blue and purple and never red.