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11M348 Kutani Shishi

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Item#:
11M348
Material: Pottery
Age: Showa 46 (1971)
H: 14.25 inches, W: 13.50 inches, D: 11.50 inches
Price: $280.00
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Product Description

This is an authentic Japanese vivid Japanese Shishi from Mid 1900's. Shishi is  translated as "lion” but it can also refer to a deer or dog with magical properties and the power to repel evil spirits.  It is from Kutani which a kliln in the village of Kutani ,now part of the city of Kaga. The porcelain style is known for multiple colors—such as greens, blues, yellows, purples, and reds—and bold designs covering most of the surface of each piece as you see from this piece. It has a writing on the bottom, Kutani.