Ceramic # 1468 for sale

Kutani style : Japanese calligraphy - 毛筆細字
Kutani type: Chawan - Chuko - Yunomi & Tea wares
Description : Mid Showa era set of five fine cups in gold and aotsubu style with exquisite calligraphy inside. Artist and calligrapher marked, and not yet identified, but these are of very high quality and comes with tomobako. Perfect for tea which is their intended use, but could be used for sake as well. No chips, cracks or hairlines. Very nice and collectable set.
English marking : Kutani Yugaku  
Japanese marking : Kutani Yugaku   
Marking (kanji) : 九谷 勇岳
Potter family name : Yugaku
Potter family name (kanji) : 勇岳
Production period : Mid Showa (1935 - 1950)
Owner : Courtesy of John Wocher, Kamogawa, Japan
Price in US $ : 100
English signature : Written by Yugaku
Kanji : 勇岳書