Rice Bowl Set Yoshida Botan (吉田屋牡丹, Poney Flower)
Yoshida Klin is famous for its heavy emphasize of yellow and green on floral themes. Peony in Asian culture symbolizes riches, prosperity and honor.
- Origin: Kutani Ware
- Function: Rice Bowl
- large bowl: 11.6 cm diameter, 6 cm height
- small bowl: 11 cm diameter, 5.5 cm height
About Kutani Ware
Kutani ware (九谷焼, Kutani-yaki) is a style of Japanese porcelain traditionally supposed to be from Kutani, now a part of Kaga, Ishikawa, in the former Kaga Province (Wikipedia).
The design of Kutani ware normally features the beauty of nature, landscapes, people. Most of the surface, and because Kutani ware emphasizes on the use of vivid colors such as purple, read, green and yellow and blue, Kutani ware is considered as a fine porcelain unique to Japan.