Seikou Kiln Yoshidaya Hibiscus Kutani Three Tiers Jubako Bento BoxRegular price $173.00 Save Liquid error (snippets/product-template line 133): Computation results in '-Infinity'%
This gorgeous three-tiered Jubako bento box has hibiscus flowers painted in Yoshidaya style all over the box. The item is by Seikou Kiln of Kutani Ware. The large yellow hibiscus in full bloom contrasts beautifully with the spreading green leaves.
This three-tiered food box is a great item to serve a large portion of food that can be made ahead of time. Decorate your table with this food box as a center piece filled with appetizers or charcuterie. You can put various types of sushi or "onigiri"(Japanese rice balls) in each tier to have an indoors picnic at home. A variety of desserts packed inside this food box would be an eye-catching item on your table when hosting a party.
Seikou Kiln opened its kiln in Nomi city of Ishikawa prefecture in early Taisho period (1912-1926). The company researched Japanese overglaze paint for Kutani Ware for years. Finally, they realized products with high quality with printing paper. The transparency of the glassy glaze and thick overglaze paint retain the same quality as hand painted pieces.
- Dimension: D15.5cm(6.1in)× H15.5cm(6.1in)
- Material: Porcelain
- Origin: Made in Japan - Kutani Ware
- Brand: Seikou Kiln
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.