Akae/Iidaya Red Phoenix Kutani Ware Stemmed Sake CupRegular price $273.00 Save Liquid error (product-template line 131): -Infinity%
- Quantity: 1 cup
- Dimension: 6cm×(2.36in) H8.7cm(3.42in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Brand: Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Do not use in a microwave oven as it contains gold
- Do not use in a dishwasher
- Do not use harsh detergents
- Special wooden box included
Premium handmade cup with a drawing of a beautiful phoenix.
The phoenix is famous as a symbol of immortality and it is said to bring love and happiness.
Your favorite Sake cup makes your home bar little more special. We truly believe good sake equipment makes sake tastier.
Detailed figures drawn in red, fine patterns for the rim and some added golden ornaments are characteristic of this style. The detailed drawings in the Iidaya/Akae style are truly remarkable.
Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda, a traditional craftsman, has been awarded many prizes in successive art exhibitions and is highly regarded both in Japan and abroad. He has mastered the techniques of various traditional Kutani porcelain styles such as Akae, Yoshidaya and Ko-kutani, and has a wide range of skills in the art of Kutani ware. The design works are fascinating. From beautiful natural scenery to living creatures in motion, he captures them in the style of Japanese paintings with a delicate touch. Please feel the art created by applying Kutani colors to the delicate bone drawings.