Japan KUTANI Tea Set KOUME
The beautiful Japanese teapot and tea cups set with Japanese plum tree prints is crafted in Kutani, Japan that is one of the historical ceramics production centers. The gorgeous tea pot along with the tea cups for him and her will improve your dinner time for sure!Beautiful Japan Kutenai Tea Set with traditional plum paints. This piece was made in Kutani area of Ishikawa prefecture in Japan using the local materials by local artisans.
Like cherry blossom, the plum is associated with the start of spring, because plum blossoms are some of the first blossoms to open during the year. In the Tokyo area, they typically flower in February and March. The event is celebrated with plum festivals (ume matsuri) in public parks, shrines and temples across the country.
One of the characteristics of Kutani porcelain is the gorgeous and fine paints using the vivid colors. Artisans use very fine paint brush to draw the detailed paints on the pottery. The fine painting in Akae style was emerged in the end of Edo period and since then the Kutani artisans have strived to be the best at the detailed painting not only limited to Akae but also in many other styles.
Considering the details of the painting and the form by experienced artisans, these pieces of traditional tea sets are at the excellent deal.
Dimensions: 3.54" x 3.54 “ x 2.17 "
Weight: 4.41 lb
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