(Size) : Diameter 5.5 x Height 5 cm / 2.16 x 1.96 inch
(Material) : Porcelain
(Origin) : Made in Japan / Kiyomizu yaki
(Condition) : Brand new
Crystals studded remind snow flowers, silver world.
A soft colored purple and pink.
It is a sake cup with harmonious a pale color of purple and pink.
Kiyomizu is one of the traditional crafts that represent Kyoto,originally started in the pottery of Kiyomizu Slope neighborhood toward Kiyomizu-dera.
Pottery and porcelain made in Kyoto is generally known as Kyo-style ceramics,Kiyomizu ware.
The splendor and refined elegance of Kyo-style-ceramics,Kiyomizu ware is created based on sophisticated design and various proficient skills.
History of pottery and porcelain in Kyoto started more than 1,200 years ago,in Nara period.
A Buddhist priest, Gyoki built a kiln and made earthenware in Seikanji.
Now the ruins of the temple is called "Chawan-zaka".
Kyo-style ceramics, Kiyomizu ware products are mostly handmade and the feature of that is in wide variety in small quantity.
This glaze is called *crystal flower ,Hana Kessho* which has a characteristic that makes the crystal in a process of melt and chill.
It is this craftsman’s original way to make it.
It is according to the new paint that was made by their own research and development which no one can track it.
The beauty may change with a light, it’s really nice.
- 500.00 Grams