I am a comport. I've been through the mud and back so I can stand up to anything. I will stand tall on your dining rom table or living room mantle like a loyal soldier.
This delicately curved porcelain bowl is an ideal pedestal for display. Versatile enough for multiple settings, its wide shallow top makes for a grand presentation of fruit or candy in any living room or dining room setting.
Porcelain Comport was curated by Angélique Chmielewski
Designer: Masanori Oji
Dimensions: 8.5” (w) x 8.5” (l) x 4.5” (h) or 216mm (w) x 216mm (l) x 114mm (h)
Weight: 2.43 lbs or 1.1 kg
Made in Japan
Debossed Jicon logo on the bottom surface
Antique (Fuchi-Sabi) accent on the rim
The brand name means "porcelain (JI) in modern times (CON)"
Porcelain is created in the house of IMAMURA of the Touetsugama Kiln, founded 350 years ago
The Touetsugama Kiln originated in Sasebo City in the Nagasaki prefecture but was redeployed to Arita in the Saga prefecture and succeded by IMAMURA Kenichi XIV
The kiln makes porcelain pieces for daily life with its traditional white porcelain techniques using Amakusa Touseki (porcelain stone)