A cup representative of its origins. The city of Arita in the south of Japan, the famous place where ceramics are renowned for their sometimes more solemn, sometimes more frivolous decorations.
Yunomi Cup | SupaiYunomi Collection
Naive style motifs of the climbing kittens decorate this adorable Japanese teacup!
In Japanese, Yunomi simply means a "cup for tea". In fact, in addition to being ergonomic, the elongated shape helps keep the tea hot longer.
With easy to appreciate aesthetic details, the country of origin of this object is revealed at first sight.
Diameter of the opening: 7 cm
Height: 9 cm
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