Japanese Tea Set - Floral Beige Kutani-yaki Kyusu Teapot with 4 Yunomi Teacups
This Kutani-yaki tea set includes one large kyusu (teapot) and four yunomi (teacups) each decorated with red floral motifs. The teapot's built-in ceramic debeso filter is perfect for naturally straining tea.
Kutani-yaki (九谷焼) is a style of Japanese porcelain traditionally from Kutani, now a part of Kaga, Ishikawa, in the former Kaga Province, Japan. Porcelain wares made here became popular in the 17th century and after production in Kutani was revived in the 19th century, it is known for its intricate designs, called aka-e kinran-de (赤絵 金襴手) Kutani
17.5cm (6.9in) - width
11.5cm (4.5in) - height
600ml - capacity
8.4cm (3.3in) - width
5.5cm (2.2in) - height
140ml - capacity
Condition: Good (kyusu lid has a large hairline crack, does not affect functionality)
This vintage Japanese item ships from Thailand
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