Artist : Yazaemon Kiln Material : pottery stone Area : Arita Saga Japan
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Since the foundation in 1804 by Yazaemon Matsumoto the 1st by opening a kiln in Kamikohira Hizen Arita Sarayama,their tradition of Ko-imari style has been passed down through 7 generations over 200 years.
Tradition has been passed down by challenging to innovation till today. In the early Showa period, their product "Gold Imari" exported to Southeast Asia, North America and Europe became popular. It has been evaluated as a kiln for making works of art at domestic and abroad.
In recent years, not only everyday tableware, but also interiors and sanitary items such as washbasins have been introduced. They are also involved in the planning, manufacturing and sales of various products, expanding the field of activity in various fields.