image Flower vessel with design of connected chrysanthemums. “Clear moonlight”

Flower vessel with design of connected chrysanthemums. “Clear moonlight”

Akira Shirahata
¥1,620,000 (Tax included)

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  • Categories
    Other crafts
  • Size
    L11.4 W35.0 H19.5

Techniques

Cutglass

Whetstones or diamond wheels of various shapes are attached to a rotating grinder and pressed against the outside of a glass vessel to create geometric design or curves. The finishing touches are put on the design with a fine whetstone, then it is polished and is complete. Famous styles include Edo kiriko and Satsuma kiriko.

Artist&Works

Akira Shirahata

  • Other crafts
  • / Full member, Japan Kogei Association

About the Artist