Hanazume Sakura Kutani Ware Sake CupRegular price $181.00 Save Liquid error (product-template line 131): -Infinity%
- Dimension: D7cm(2.8in) x H4.4cm(1.7in)
- Material: Porcelain - Kutani ware
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: Mr. Yoshinori Fukuda
- Do not use in a microwave oven as it contains gold
- Dishwasher-safe (Recommend hand washing for long-term use)
- Do not use harsh detergents
- Special wooden box included
Premium handmade sake cup with beautiful sakura. Sakura/Cherry Blossom symbolizes “ inner beauty”, “elegant lady” and “good education”. Your favorite Sake cup makes your home bar little more special. It would be a perfect gift for your wife, mother, sister, grandmother, girlfriend or as a gift for yourself.
Hanazume is a traditional technique of Kutani Ware. This style was introduced in 1913 by Shiro Mizuta, a skillful craftsman in Kanazawa. A flower decoration covers the entire surface, and outlines are painted in gold. This style is representative of gorgeous Kutani-ware.
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.