Plum blossom, "Ume" in Japanese, is a much loved symbol of the early spring season in Japan. Hand-crafted by Mori Shunzan, famous for its succession of the highly revered Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743) style porcelain, this PLUM BLOSSOM YUNOMI TEA CUP is not only exquisite in terms of its design, but is also highly practical - being a quite generous size for a Yunomi teacup, it can be used as a tea cup as well as a matcha bowl.
In addition, the beautiful flare curve of the rim, while being aesthetically pleasing, also enhances the tea flavour when your lips touch the Yunomi.
A sophisticated, highly versatile Kyo-Yaki (Kyoto Style) porcelain that will enhance your tea ritual.
Mori Shunzan was born in 1958, Kyoto. After graduating from the technical school of pottery in Kyoto, he won the Japanese Arts and Crafts Organisation Prize in 1997. He was officially recognised as a craftsman of traditional Japanese artefacts in 2008.
Shunzan kiln is most famous for its succession of the Ogata Kenzan style porcelain, featuring exquisite paintings of bright colours on a white or ivory base.
Cranes, pine trees, plum blossoms and bamboos are all very much loved symbols in Japan. Cranes and pine trees embodying longevity, plum blossoms signifying devotion and bamboos meaning strength and flexibility, this exquisitely hand-made CRANE, PINE, PLUM BLOSSOM & BAMBOO MOTIF TEA CUP PAIR is...
Cherry blossoms and plum blossoms are much loved symbols of the spring season in Japan. Hand-crafted by Mori Shunzan, famous for its succession of the highly revered Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743) style porcelain, this YUNOMI TEA CUP PAIR is not only exquisite in terms of its design, but is also...
Ceramic Tea Cup, masterly crafted with the Deombeongyi technique, from the Korean artist GIJin Song, a renown potter artist. Product Dimensions: 4 centimeters (1.5 inch) height 5.5 centimeters (2.5 inches) diameter
This stylish yunomi tea cup has been hand-crafted by Dobuchi Touan, the forth successor of Touan kiln which was established in 1922. Touan Kiln, appreciated for its exquisite traditional painting of flowers on porcelain products, has put consistent efforts to innovate the kiln. In recent years, the kiln has developed a unique range of "Crystal...