JICON Carved Flower Dish - Colour

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  • The JICON Carved Flower Dish series in coloured glazes. Porcelain tableware designed by OJI Masanori in the famous white porcelain Amakusa Touseki and made by the ancient Touetsugama kiln. 

    The glazes are made by tinting unbleached white glaze:

    NABANA Yellow
    ASAGI Gray
    Rusty Brown

    dimensions (mm):
    S dia154 x h45mm
    L dia230 x h51mm

    JICON wares all come presented in their own box. Making them the perfect gift.

    material: Porcelain
    packaging: Cardboard and paper

    JICON means "porcelain (JI) in modern times (CON)." In the Buddhist words, JICON means "seize the day." It also denotes "porcelain (JI) created by the house of IMAMURA" of the Touetsugama kiln, founded 350 years ago. The kiln makes porcelains for daily life with its traditional white porcelain techniques using Amakusa Touseki (porcelain stone).

    The Touetsugama kiln originated in Mikawachi of Sasebo City in Nagasaki prefecture as a house kiln under the patronage of the Hirado clan. The kiln was redeployed to Arita in Saga prefecture by IMAMURA Shikao XII for its expansion and is currently succeeded by IMAMURA Kenichi XIV. The kiln makes porcelains for daily life with its traditional white porcelain techniques using Amakusa Touseki (porcelain stone).