This set of a teacup and pot is made of Japanese Kutani ware.
It depicts mountain and river scenes. In Japan, this is called "sansui".
Sansui is the same as Karesansui in temples in Kyoto, Japan.
Each of the two teacups is different in size and coloring.
In Japan, they are often used by married couples or lovers, and are the same style as "husband and wife tea bowls.
The pot is 360cc, enough for two cups of hot water. The tea strainer is attached to the pot so that tea can be brewed to the desired consistency.
This set is for two people, such as a married couple or lovers.
It is also convenient for a single person living alone for guests.
It is also suitable as a gift, so we recommend it as a present for a close friend who loves tea.
[Bigger cup](D) 3inches x (H) 3.3inches, [Smaller cup](D) 2.7inches x (H) 3inches
Porcelain (Kutani ware)
Made in Japan, in Ishikawa Prefecture
Dishwasher: Yes(Hand wash is recommended for long time use)
Please do not use harsh detergents and do not wash too hard.
It may be some difference in the design, because each product is a handmade product.
Shipping Fee & Discount
We offer a discount on shipping fees when your total cart price is over US$38(About 4,950Yen). Furthermore, when your total cart price is over US$300(About 38,500Yen), we offer additional discount.
Purchase Price：Shipping Fee
※Fee is calculated by 1 US Dollar as 130 Japanese Yen.
We deliver your items in perfect condition by packaging carefully. We usually only have a trouble less than 1%.
We work hard to deliver your order to you as soon as possible. We usually ship your order on the same day or the day after your order is placed. If shipment takes more time for any reason, we will contact you with details of the delivery time. After shipment, carriers usually deliver within 2-8 days. Delivery time may vary by destination.
Please note : Because of Covid-19, deliveries may take more time.
We deliver via DHL or EMS(Japan Post) which provide express and secure delivery. To use tracking services, please visit the DHL or EMS website.
Please Note : Due to the current COVID-19 situation, a courier must/may leave your order at the door outside to avoid direct contact. We are not responsible for lost or stolen items after the notification that your order has been delivered. In order to securely receive your order, please manage your schedule to receive your order in person.
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