REGION OF ORIGIN : Japan
SIZE Width 2.0in : Length 2.0in : Height 1.4in : Weight 2.47oz + Box 7.05oz
Width 5.2cm : Length 5.2cm : Height 3.5cm : Weight 70g + Box 200g
CONDITION : Relatively good. Used.
There is a few chip on the edge. But it is not a problem for use.
AGE : About 70 years ago.
MATERIAL : Pottery of Oribe-yaki.
ORIBE-yaki is a kind of Mino-yaki. Mino-yaki is pottery made in Mino area,
Japan. Mino area is current Gifu Prefecture. That history is very old. The
origin is the 16 century. Oribe-yaki is the style that has been devised by
great tea master Furuta Oribe. Furuta Oribe was also a great feudal lord. The
origin of the name of Oribe-yaki is his last name. In the kinds of Mino-yaki,
Oribe yaki is the most popular. Because the work has a unique taste that
Japanese peoples liking.
TYPE : Incense case
MAKER : Hajime Kato (1900-1968).
He is the very famous greatest potter in Japan. There is his signature on the
bottom. He is the living national treasure in Japan. This is the original that
he made. I guarantee it.
This is made well and is the good work. All are appropriate ORIBE pottery of
HAJIME's work. This is the serious and high-class Japanese pottery incense case
that the greatest potter made.
By the way, HAJIME named to this work as AKA-ORIBE-KOGO (incense case of
reddish ORIBE pottery).
Dedicated double box for this item with sign of SHIHO-SAN.
That is the box in which all the four side of the lid back was surrounded. It
is more high-grade than a general box.
Please purchase real work of great ceramist at this opportunity, and add to
your Japanese collection.
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Postal office shipping service is currently suspended. So we using FedEx
FedEx can ship to most countries, including China, etc.
EMS of postal office shipping service is now available in some European
Please contact us after purchase for shipping details for EMS.
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SHIPPING COST of volume weight 3.5 kg by FedEx
USA (It depends on the states.)USD 34.10 (including extra fees)
Europe USD 35.97 (including extra fees)
Asia USD 29.77 (including extra fees)
Southeast AsiaUSD 32.99 (including extra fees)
Africa, South AmericaUSD 83.51 (including extra fees)
The above costs are estimate. Shipping costs of FedEx vary finely by each
country and state.
And depending on the area, out-of-area fees of USD27.10 will be charged.
We do not send invoices on Saturday. We will send all invoices collectively
Therefore, never pay before we send the invoice of exact shipping cost.
And contact us, if you want to know the exact Shipping cost for your country.
Now, Japanese post office shipment to most countries is suspended. Therefore,
we use FedEx shipments.
And FedEx IE (International Economy) shipments are also temporarily suspended.
So, only IP (International Priority) shipments, now.
And due to global emergencies, shipping costs are subject to extra fees.
In particular, the following countries around Asia require many extra fees.
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Islands, Guam, Cook Islands, Samoa, Singapore,
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Zealand, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Palau,
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Vietnam, Hong Kong SAR, Marshall Islands, Macau SAR,
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Postal office shipping services are available in the few countries.
However, all countries have very delayed delivery.
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ABOUT COMBINATION SHIPMENT
We can combine multiple items for saved shipping cost. But shipping cost of
FedEx is not so saved in many cases.
Because FedEx calculates costs by the volume weight rather than the actual
And we cannot keep an item more than one week from your first purchase.
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