Jicon Hiraki Chrysanthemum Plate
The shape and pattern of this plate is based on old Arita traditions but refined by designer Oji Masinori. It is a lovely petal shaped plate, a perfect size for a dessert. (dia140 x h25mm)
Amakusa Touseki clay (porcelain stone).
Jicon is a porcelain brand launched originally by Touetsugama kiln together with a Japanese designer, Oji Masanori. The founder of the Jicon brand, Imamura Hajime, later in 2014 became independent as Imamura Porcelain. Imamura Porcelain makes porcelains for daily life with their traditional white porcelain techniques using Amakusa Touseki (porcelain stone).
The brand name means 'porcelain (JI) in modern times (CON).'
In the Buddhist words Jicon means "seize the day." It also denotes porcelain (JI) created by the house of Imamura of the Touetsugama kiln, founded 350 years ago.
TAKING CARE OF THIS PRODUCT
Wash this plate by hand.