Japanese Textiles and Folk Art
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Set of three lacquered sake cups, Sakazuki
AG600 - $30.00
Circa: Ca. Mid 1900's
Materials: Lacquered wood (urushi-nuri) hand painted design
Design/Motif: Crane & Pine tree
Colors: 'Shu' red, very mat gold, black
Condition:a very tiny tip on the rim of the medium cup (approximately 1/8"), other wide they are all in great condition.
Notes/Remarks: These sake cups are for ceremonial use. In many occasions they were also a part of ceremonial display. Since three is an very auspicious number in Japan, these cups also come in three.
The dimensions are:
Large: 6 3/8" Diameter
Medium: 5 7/8" Diameter
Small: 5 1/4" Diameter
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