This Japanese styled small tea cup or tall sake cup is in a traditional black color and features eloquent "karakusa" designs, which means scrolling vines. The exterior features a matte finish and the interior features a shining contemporary black. Buy the matching Ramen Bowl. See DB710.
The word karakusa can be translated to "scrolling vines and wave-scroll", and is a traditional Japanese design that is inspired by natural forms and creates an abstract look to be used as a design for ceramics and textiles. This pattern means longevity and prosperity.