Antique Japanese thousand faces porcelain bowl. No chips. Both painting and gold gilded area on the outside and inside are in great condition. A beautiful piece of art.
Kutani ware (九谷焼, Kutani-yaki) is a style of Japanese porcelain from Kutani. Now a part of Kaga Province. There are two phases: Ko-Kutani (old Kutani), from the 17th and early 18th centuries. And Saikō-Kutani from the revived production in the 19th century.
Kutani ware are known by its vivid dark colors that epitomize lavish aesthetics. The long, harsh and grey winters of the Hokuriku region, makes people desire for ceramic ware to show strong and bold colors.
Dimensions: 6″ x 6″ x 3″
Antique piece. Sell in used, pre-owned condition. Vintage and antique items by nature have variable amounts of wear, imperfections, signs of use, age and time. Perfectly imperfect. Condition shown as in pictures. Kindly contact us if you need more info. or detail pictures.