Kokuzou Kiln Mizuhiki Kutani Japanese Rice Bowl L - BlackRegular price $69.00 Save Liquid error (snippets/product-template line 133): Computation results in '-Infinity'%
This large rice bowl is decorated with gorgeous and lovely "Mizuhiki" motif. The colorful knots give the bowl a nostalgic and graceful feeling.
Kanazawa, the birthplace of Kutani ware, is known for its unique and rare traditional craft called "Kaga Mizuhiki."
Made by Kokuzou Kiln, known for the gentle and warm stoneware with beautiful colors and elegant design, which tries to create everyday's tableware into something more special.
The shape is handcrafted by potter's wheel so you can feel the natural charm of the stoneware.
With a diameter of 12.5cm(5in), it is a perfect bowl for serving a large portion of rice.
"Mizuhiki" are decorative strings attached to gifts and envelopes. Depending on the way it is tied and its color, there are different meanings implied and different occasions when it should be used. In recent years, Mizuhiki has also gained recognition for its high design quality and is used as a Japanese-style decorative item for hair ornaments and other small items.
Note: You may find small pink spots known as “Gohonte” on the surface of this item. The iron in the material creates natural spots after being fired in the kiln. The appearance of Gohonte actually expresses that the item has been properly fired, and its precious beauty is highly regarded amongst craftsmen.
Please enjoy the beauty of Gohonte as a unique feature of this item.
- Dimension: D12.5cm(5in) x H6.5cm(2.6in)
- Material: Stoneware - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Kokuzou Kiln