This Kutani-Ware Koro (incense burner) is a wonderful example of Aochibu (blue dot) technique over a navy blue background. Weaving atop this field, a flowing golden hanakarakusa pattern symbolizes good luck and prosperity. Imagine the sense of good fortune this classic piece of Kutani-Ware will bring to any space.
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 3.1" wide x 3.5" tall
Material: Glazed Ceramic
Kiri Wood Gift Box Included
Imported from Japan