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Ginsai Plate

  • These glasses are made near the lake Tokurako in Obanazawa, Yamagata, Japan. This glass studio is located in Japanese "snow country" in the North - in winter when you look outside, it's all silvery-white snow outside, and nothing else is visible.  The summers are bright and very hot. This beautifully rich scenery, and the surrounding nature, inspire the craftsman. Ito-san hopes to reflect this nature and the kind, thoughtful people of the area in his art pieces, while preserving the "snow silver" pattern technique, for which he is known, in his hand-blown glass.

    Ginsai plates exhibit a beautiful silvery-white snow effect that is visible from all sides. The uneven surface helps create a dynamic and fun plating experience.

    *these glass pieces are NOT dishwasher safe.

    • Product Type: Glass Plate
    • Material Type: Hand Blown Glass
    • Artist: Naoto Ito
    • Measurements Approximate, as items will vary
    • Top Diameter: 172mm
    • Bottom Diameter: 75mm
    • Height: 20mm
    • Weight: 257g

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