JICON Flower Vase
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JICON Flower Vase comes in three different designs. In each design, one can enjoy a different texture, a unique flow of the glaze and how profound porcelain can be. They come in a size that allow them to be placed and enjoyed anywhere. A subtle and beautiful way to display single stem, garden fresh small bouquets, and delicate flowers.
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 wares all come presented in their own box. Making them the perfect gift.
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).
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Flower Vase SHINOGI S (dia43 x h120mm)
Flower Vase HEISHI S (dia47 x h120mm)
Flower Vase SHIMENTORI S (w35 x d35 x h120mm)