This Kutani-yaki lidded yunomi (teacup) is decorated with red peacocks outlined with gold. The cup's lid helps keep dust out and heat in.
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
8.4cm (3.3in) - width
7.2cm (2.8in) - height
120ml - capacity
Condition: Very good
This vintage item ships from Thailand
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