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Kutani Bitouen

Set of 5 Fruit Patterned Octagonal Plates

Set of 5 Fruit Patterned Octagonal Plates

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Introducing the exquisite collection of 5 Fruit Patterned Octagonal Plates by Kutani Bitouen. These plates are not just ordinary dining ware but rather works of art that add a touch of elegance to every table setting. Each plate is meticulously crafted using traditional techniques by skilled artisans, resulting in stunning pieces that are guaranteed to impress.

Not only are these plates a treat for the eyes, but they also boast exceptional functionality. Made with utmost precision, they are designed to withstand the rigors of daily use, ensuring long-lasting durability. Their octagonal shape provides a modern twist to the classic plate design, adding a unique and contemporary touch to your dining experience.

Bitouen invites users to enjoy the meticulously handmade dishes, which are designed to ensure durability and comfort for daily table use (being dishwasher and microwave-safe) and are versatile enough to accommodate Japanese, Western, and Chinese cuisine.


Size: W 5.1in x L 5.1in x H 1in / W 13cm x L 13cm x H 2.5cm
Material: Porcelain

Care & Use

  • Dishwasher safe - however handwashing recommended
  • Microwave safe
  • Please note that using metal scrubs or abrasive detergents may damage the surface
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Timeless Elegance in Hand-Painted Pottery

Established in 1830 in the charming Yamashiro Onsen of Kaga City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Kutani Bitouen Pottery has been a stalwart in the realm of Kutani ware, showcasing a rich heritage of craftsmanship spanning nearly two centuries. Founded by Jinemon Noguchi, this pottery has been a guardian of the traditional Kutani ware style, known for its vibrant hues and intricate designs. Over the years, Kutani Bitouen has skillfully merged traditional techniques with contemporary aesthetics, producing pieces that encapsulate the essence of this unique pottery style.

With bold red and gold colors, meticulous brushwork, and elaborate patterns, Kutani Bitouen Pottery has become synonymous with the distinctive features of Kutani ware. Today, the pottery remains a dynamic force in the world of ceramics, honoring its legacy while introducing innovative designs. Each creation from Kutani Bitouen is a fusion of time-honored methods and modern creativity, embodying the enduring beauty of Japanese craftsmanship.

Brand History

Bitouen, with a century-long history, aims to create contemporary and beloved Kutani ware for both Japanese and international audiences. They believe that Kutani patterns, reminiscent of the winter Sea of Japan with their depth and grandeur, embody a blend of modernity and international appeal. Drawing inspiration from Kutani's historical masterpieces like Ko-Kutani, Yoshidaya, Ko-Sometsuke (blue and white porcelain), Rosanjin, and Kinrande (gold-painted porcelain), including pieces acquired by the future Emperor of Japan, Bitouen crafts warm and user-friendly tableware suitable for everyday use.

Each dish is meticulously handmade, ensuring durability and comfort for daily table use. Bitouen invites users to enjoy these vessels in various ways, accommodating Japanese, Western, and Chinese cuisine. Recognized as luxurious souvenirs, gifts, and memorabilia, Bitouen's products carry a timeless charm.