JICON Flower Vase L

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"A flower vase that you can visually imagine how you want to arrange flowers in relation to the surrounding atmosphere."

OJI Masanori deigned this series of large flower vases, based on the traditions of ARITA porcelain, so you can visually imagine how you want to arrange flowers.

Flower Vase L SHINOGI DAEN [Oval]  
w149 x d73 x h150mm
An oval shape vase with a large opening.  You may toss a small bouquet into it to make it look very nicely arranged.  Due to the shallower depth, you may place it by the window where the space is limited.

Flower Vase HEISHI
dia144 x h195mm
A modern version of the traditionally-shaped vase with a touch of the JICON taste.

Flower Vase L ROKKAKU-BIN [Hexagonal Bottle]
dia84 x h209mm
Could be used in a ceremonial scene such as tea ceremony as it has a delicately designed form.

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

 

material: Porcelain
packaging: Cardboard and paper

About JICON series

White porcelain ware designed by OJI Masanori in the famous white porcelain Amakusa Touseki and made by the ancient Touetsugama kiln. 

Enjoy its beautiful "porcelain white" unlike anything seen before. Certain items in the series have an accent of rusty brown colour on the rim called "Fuchi-Sabi".

 

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).