Seiichi Kakutani

Tea ceremony kettle in shape of hanging bell with bamboo leaf design.

  • Metalwork
  • Presented in 2013
  • H 21.0 / ø 17.8 cm
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Category Metalwork
Year Presented 2013
Dimensions H 21.0 / ø 17.8 cm
Exhibition The 60th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition

Seiichi Kakutani

photo Seiichi Kakutani

Producing modern style tea kettles while keeping in mind the restrictions of tea ceremony. For example, the lines around the shoulders and body are designed to look as if they are connected to the lug holes. The square and octagonal shapes are also a new kind of design.