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Botan Karakusamon Kocha Cup & Saucer (牡丹唐草文紅茶カップ&ソーサー)
This is the Mikawachi ware crafted by NAKAZATO, Taiyo (中里太陽).
They express the peony and the arabesque design which is one of the traditional picture in Mikawachi-yaki.
It is a traditional shape that had been transmitted to Japan.
Although there are various views, the stand has the purpose to receive spilled alcohol.
Height : 3 cm
Diameter : 6.1 cm
Height : 1.6 cm
Diameter : 8.2 cm
The family is long-established pottery for more than 400 years and Taiyo is the 18th potter. He gives new quality into traditional Mikawachi-yaki.