This enkei (round) Kutani-Ware Koro (incense burner) displays an elegant Shirochibu pattern of raised white dots amid a golden flower/vine pattern. As this pattern symbolizes good luck and prosperity, this koro embodies both elegance and function, and is sure to be treasured.
For over 350 years, skilled Japanese artisans following in the tradition of Saijiro Goto, the first to fire pottery in the Kutani village of Kaga, have used five traditional colors in striking designs to produce world class works of fine porcelain. Today Kutani-Ware is world renown for the great skill of the talented artisans whose masterful hand glazing ensures that every piece of Kutani-Ware is an exquisite piece of functional art worthy of being treasured for generations.
Size: Approximately 3.0" wide x 3.5" tall
Material: Glazed Ceramic
Wood Gift Box Included
Imported from Japan