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Koro Saicho (香炉彩鳥)
This is a Kutani ware incense burner which Asakura-san has created.
The flower and the birds are painted in the green colored body which is peculiar to Kutani ware.
Height : 17 cm
Diameter : 9 cm
Hiroaki-san paints the pattern precisely with such vivid colors. He incorporates realism such as birds, fishes and flowers on the designed background.