This is limited edition only available in spring and summer season.
Handcrafted teacup: pair: 180ml (6.34fl oz) each, diameter: 3.54inches (9cm) height: 2.95inches (7.5cm)
Sophisticated Kyo-Yaki (Kyoto Style)
Made by Tohan Dobuchi at Tohan Kiln
Mr. Tohan Dobuchi was born in 1980 and is the fourth Tohan. The first Tohan Dobuchi opened Tohan Kiln in 1922. The current Tohan Dobuchi succeeded the fourth in 2011. Tohan Kiln’s unique works, sustained by high level pottery and drawing techniques and various original elegant color glazes in over three hundred colors, are highly appreciated and viewed with awe.
HANA SOROE means flower arrangement in Japanese. There are twelve teacups in this series, which is the most popular advanced line at Tohan Kiln. This Yunomi has a unique shape. We call this Yunomi's shape 'Tama-Yunomi'. 'Tama' means 'ball' in Japanese. You may think this Yunomi is not easy to use to drink tea, but once you try this Yunomi, you'll know it is really quite comfortable, pleasant and lovely to hold in your hands.
AYAME means iris in Japanese, a well-loved flower of late spring to early summer in Japan. It has been said, since ancient times, that iris fends off evil because of its strong fragrance.
FUYOH is one type of lotus flower. FUYOH lotus flower has been used as a symbol of beauty, often represented as a beautiful woman in Japanese literature and culture since ancient times.
The use of golden color also contributes to the elegance of the HANA, Japanese flowers and plants. The detailed description of them make this cup more brilliant.
Both inside and outside white color is also finished with brush lines, which create the WABI SABI atmosphere. A little rough clay modestly adds accent.
This elegant high-grade teacup has a graceful and sophisticated aura.
Once you pour green tea into this teacup, the color contrast between green tea and HANA flower colors is well harmonized with this white glaze teacup. Would you enjoy the Japanese beautiful flower scene with this cup?
Specially packaged in a carton box.
Lead-free. Made in Japan.
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