Item description - YO07010157
Ikimono Mizubachi, Traditional Japanese Water Pot - This antique water pot, Mizubachi (水鉢) in Japanese, is made of glazed terracotta. Traditionally they are used as ponds, filled with water, plants like lotus flowers and even fish. In the world of Bonsai, Mizubachi are an authentic way to store water that is used for watering the trees.
Next to filling the Mizubachi with water, it can also serve as a beautiful flower pot.
This Mizubachi features rich decorations of life, in the form of various animals and plants. This is where the name Ikimono (生き物) originated from, it being the Japanese word for living things.
Our collection of antique water pots may vary from time to time. Please feel free to contact us for the current collection.
• Origin: Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, Japan
• Material: Terracotta
• Age: Meiji period
Model and sizes
|YO07010157||67 cm||67 cm||34 cm||€ 675.00|
|EUR: 675.00 ≈ EUR: Item is Sold|
Check out our Discount Corner for great bargains