Koishiwara Ware


Koishiwara Ware are being produced in Toho Village located in the east of Fukuoka prefecture. The origin is back to 1,600s, when the thrid Lord Mitsuyuki Kuroda invited potters from Imari, Saga Prefecture, to Fukuoka. Special way of carving and dripping is applied. The simple potteries have been used in daily life and loved by many. In Brussels World’s Fair, 1958 it received high evaluation and was awarded a grand prize.

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 838-1601 福岡県朝倉郡東峰村小石原941-9
Address 941-9 Koishiwara, Toho Village, Asakura County
Telephone Number 0946-74-2311(東峰村役場)
Contact Toho Village Office Planning and Promotion Division
Open 9:00~17:00
Closed Tuesday (in the case of a holiday the next day)
Price Koishiwara Ceramics Museum
adults210yen、high school, university student 158 yen, Primary schoolchild, junior high student 105 yen
Website http://www.koishiwarayaki.or.jp/

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