KAGAMI Crystal Edo Kiriko Red&Blue Pair Glass Wooden Box Hand Made in Japan New! It is a rock glass of Edo Kiriko that combines the traditional pattern "Square basket" and "Sasaba". It has a classic design and an orthodox beauty. You can use it as a gift for overseas gifts. What is Edo kiriko cut glass?
Edo kiriko is the most famous glass craftwork in Japan. Means "cut glass" so its name means "cut glass from the city of Edo". It is still a popular type of craft today, as a sake glass or other type of glassware for the home. Originally, patterns were cut on a transparent and colorless glass surface.
The style of Edo kiriko made with colored glass started being produced in large quantities during this time. Today, Edo kiriko is known for its intricate designs cut into blue, red or other colored glass. The most typical design is called. Or fish eggs because it is composed of numerous fine straight lines that resemble round fish eggs. However, a closer look reveals the design is actually composed of many small squares arranged side by side.Other quintessential Japanese designs include plants such as chrysanthemums or hemp leaves. He taught his knowledge and techniques to the Edo kiriko artisans, which led to British cut glass technology merging with Edo kiriko techniques. Furthermore, another famous cut glass style called Satsuma kiriko stopped its production at the end of the 19th century, resulting in many unemployed craftsmen migrating to Edo with their Satsuma kiriko traditions. Their technique of using color coated glass was soon absorbed into the production of Edo kiriko. It became extremely popular and was used for drinking glasses, tableware or lamp shades.
The main manufacturers of Edo kiriko were founded in the beginning of the 20th century and are still active today. Size(Height x Diameter) 1cm = approx.
Packing gross weight 1g = approx. Ever since the predecessor to the Hayamizu Pottery Store was established approximately 250 years ago (in Horeki 7) in Uomachi, Kokurakita Ward, Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, we have been working with traditions inherited from the founder to the fifth owner. Our shop has developed, enjoying the patronage of local customers, serving them with an integrity that is in accordance with the times. Our ceramic wares, which are delightful to use and that our customers become more and more attached to each time they use them, are objects that create pleasant moments, adding richness and enjoyment to daily life.Our wish is to continue to offer this kind of life style, so that our customers many enjoy their lives, each day, in such a way. We don't mark merchandise values below value or mark items as "gifts" as profibited by US and other government regulations. US and International government regulations.
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