Pitcher in black with silver polka dotsYoshimitsu Nakasono
This pitcher with a silver glazed interior and a black exterior with silver dots has a cool, pop style and is made by Japanese potter Yoshimitsu Nakasono.
The inside surface of the pitcher is smoothly finished in a silver glaze. This gives a beautiful sparkle and shine. The outside surface has a matt finish which is comfortable to hold. The silver dots bring bright, playful contrast to a minimal, elegant, black exterior. The hand crafted uneven shape and polka dots create a unique look.
The combination of a black glaze and silver polka dots brings a remarkable presence to your dining table and your home decor.
Yoshimitsu Nakasono is a potter as well as a trend maker. His ceramics bring a new style into your daily space.
Approximate Size: Diameter: 9cm (3.5") Height: 15.5cm (6.1")
Care: Before first use, we recommend soaking this product overnight in water that has been used to wash rice. Hand washing with soap and sponge is recommended. After washing, wipe water immediately and air dry. We recommend not storing food or drink for long periods in ceramics. "Long periods" means overnight or longer. Do not use in microwave or dishwasher. The silver ceramicware may oxidize. You can polish using sodium bicarbonate (baking soda).
Note: Size, shape, color may slightly differ from the actual product, as it is made by hand. Each product is unique and will slightly differ from the photo.
The creative contemporary potter Yoshimitsu Nakasono creates his pottery at studio MAVO in Tajimi, Gifu prefecture. The Tajimi region is the origin of Mino ware. In Tajimi, there are ceramic fairs and festivals, along with many potters. While the place is a traditional pottery region, Yoshimisu is open to new ideas and new cultural concepts. Read more