ROKUBEYGAMA

Kyoto Pottery Sake Cup | Red Sakura-GUINOMI

£72.99

This Kyoto Pottery Sake Cup Red Sakura has the meaning of “Japanese nature and breeze” and this red colour adds the accent on this white sake cup named “GUINOMI”. The vibrant and fiery tones are the standout features of this authentic Japanese design. Though traditionally used for Sake in Japan, this cup can be used to enjoy any drink in your home or at a special occasion.

 

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Description

This Kyoto Pottery Sake Cup Red Sakura has the meaning of “Japanese nature and breeze” and this red colour adds the accent on this white sake cup named “GUINOMI”. The vibrant and fiery tones are the standout features of this authentic Japanese design. Though traditionally used for Sake in Japan, this cup can be used to enjoy any drink.

Rokubeygama was opened in 1771 in the Gojyosaka area of Kyoto by its founder, Kiyomizu Rokubey. After 250 years, Rokubeygama is currently in its eighth generation and has become a well-respected family of artistic pottery. Following the rise in popularity of Kyo-yaki, the principals of each generation have since been creating pieces using this traditional technique. Under the supervision of the current owner Kiyomizu Rokubey, Rokubeygama continues to produce works that suit the modern lifestyle such as dishes, vases, ornaments, and tea sets.

 

Brand Detail

Brand

Rokubeygama was opened in 1771 in the Gojyosaka area of Kyoto by its founder, Kiyomizu Rokubey. After 250 years, Rokubeygama is currently in its eighth generation and has become a well-respected family of artistic pottery. Following the rise in popularity of Kyo-yaki, the principals of each generation have since been creating pieces using this traditional technique. Under the supervision of the current owner Kiyomizu Rokubey, Rokubeygama continues to produce works that suit the modern lifestyle such as dishes, vases, ornaments, and tea sets..

How to use

This craft can be used with a dishwasher or a microwave.
Before use, please soak it in water or hot water. After use, please wash it with water as soon as possible and dry it thoroughly before storing it.

How to look after our crafts

Pottery has a very high capacity for water absorption.
If you do not dry sufficiently, mold may form.
Some of the items are rough on the bottom of the tableware, if you are worried about your table being damaged, please rub the bottom with sandpaper until smooth.

Additional information

Dimensions 6.5 × 6.5 × 4.3 cm