ALL ITEMS 100% AUTHENTIC, GUARANTEED. Yachimun Pottery that reflects Okinawan nature. In the Okinawan dialect, Yachimun means pottery, and is believed to have a history of about 800 years.
This unique traditional style was created by taking various influences from ceramics in China, Korea, Japan and other parts of South-East Asia. The designs are often based on the various patterns and colors of the diverse nature that can be found in Okinawa, such as plants and fish, and they have a rustic feel to them so that the warmth of Okinawa can be felt from anywhere. Tsuboya Yachimun Dori has been around since the 17th Century, and with its stone walls and pavements, it retains the charms of an Okinawa from long ago.
If you have half an hour spare, there is a small road you can walk down with lots of pottery workshops and stores lined up one after the other. If you look carefully, then no matter how much time you have to spare, it wont be enough. From traditional items to more modern ones made by young craftsmen, you will surely find a product you like. Every year in Autumn, crowds of people come for the Tsuboya Yachimun Dori Festival.There is also a traditional dance performance put on by locals. All items come exactly as pictured. Any boxes, bags, tags, accessories, etc. Will be shown in the photos and/or stated in the'notes' section. These charges are the buyers responsibility.
·We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. The item "Japanese Pottery Okinawa Ryukyu Japan Sake Cup Tea Cup Yachimun 7set" is in sale since Saturday, July 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Japanese\Teapots & Tea Sets".The seller is "cavothstore" and is located in tokyo. This item can be shipped worldwide.