This is a Vintage Tokoname Bonsai Pot. Although we generally Import all of these pots ourselves, this pot was acquired from a local collector. It's already in the US and they will ship from our Nursery. If anything happens during transit, our pots are insured.
Note: This pot is at least 15 years old. It was purchased by a collector and some of the marking on the pot are from his inventory system. The pot is new, but we do not clean Vintage Bonsai Pots. You can clean it or use as it. Potter name is believed to be accurate, based on what was provided to us and/or preliminary stamp research. You are purchasing the pot in the picture.
We also ship ALL of our bonsai pots with drainage mesh and wire to anchor the mesh in place.
Outside Dimensions: 9 3/4" x 7 1/2" x 3 1/4" Inside Dimensions: 8 1/2" x 6" x 2 1/2"
Stamped by Kiln: Yes
Quality: This pot is vintage.
Tokoname line are hand built, hand rubbed pots renowned by bonsai enthusiasts, considered to be one of the finest pots in the world. Tokoname, Japan is the location of a co-operative of artist and the location of the 4 oldest kilns in Japan. Here is where the generations of revered potters work their craft, passing it on from generation to generation.
Japanese Tokoname Pot: Bigei
This is a Vintage Tokoname Bonsai Pot. Although we generally Import all of these pots ourselves, this pot was acquired from a local collector. It's already in the US and...