TY palace plate, Japanese traditional crafts, Arita porcelain
Japanese traditional and modern Arita porcelain, TY Palace plate
[1616/arita japan]TY Palace plate
- Our original set
- Exclusive gift box
- With Japanese description
- With English description
Handmade products by skilled craftsmen in the production area of Arita porcelain
Arita porcelain is a generic name for the porcelains produced in specified area in Japan. It has long history as 400 years. Arita town in Saga prefecture is its central town. Arita porcelain characterized itself as its beautiful white porcelain and delicate as gorgeous painting.
TY palace plate was produced by a fusion of the unique technology of Arita porcelain and the design by a Japanese designer Teruhiro Yanagihara. Now you can see that TY means the initial of this designer.
TY palace plate of 1616/arita japan is all handmade by skilled craftsmen in Arita, the central town of Arita porcelain. The skill of Arita craftsmen enables this thin and delicate form with strong and high density potter’s clay.
This plate enriches your life by its multiple use form with traditional technology of Arita in Saga.
Made of strong and high density clay
As you can see in the picture below, TY palace plate is very thin. Strong and high density clay enables this thinness and multiple use. Actually, this plate uses 1.8 times higher density clay than usual porcelains. You can use it in business oven, microwave, and dryer.
TY plate has beauty and convenience at the same time.
Modern design by Teruhiro Yanagihara
1616/arita japan is a porcelain series by Momota Touen, one of the general trading companies of Arita porcelain. This series tries different design approach from traditional Arita porcelain with the deep respect to the tradition.
A designer Teruhiro Yanagihara produced universal design for dishes to fit various eating habits.
At the Milano salone in 2012, 1616/arita japan gained high evaluation from the people around the world. Now 1616/arita japan has its branches in 11 countries.
Palace Hotel uses TY palace plate
TY palace plate of 1616/arita japan is elegant and noble as a big bloom. In fact, this plate was specially made for traditional prestigious hotel, “Palace Hotel Tokyo”.
“Palace Hotel Tokyo” was established in 1961. The hotel represents one of the Japanese prestigious hotels. Many VIPs from all over the world love the hotel. 1616/arita japan is officially recognized as an appropriate brand for the luxury hotel. And TY palace plate was designed when 1616/arita opened its shop in “Palace Hotel Tokyo.” The design was inspired by the big bloom of chrysanthemum. The chrysanthemum is a family crest of Japanese Imperial Household.
Palace plate as a name of palace
As we mentioned, the name of TY palace plate comes from “Palace Hotel Tokyo.” Even so, this name, TY palace plate is suitable for expressing the elegance of this plate.
As the name suggests, TY palace plate reminds us of a palace with its polished form. Also, the unique texture of porcelain express Japanese simple beauty.
TY palace plate does not use a glaze. Therefore, rough and mat texture is great feature of TY palace plate. In tradition, Arita porcelain is famous for its smooth and white crafts with glaze. However, 1616/arita japan discovered the beauty of the basis of Arita porcelain. So, TY place plate does not use any glaze.
You might worry that unglazed pottery can absorb liquid. Never mind! Since the plate is made of high density clay, you do not have to worry about permeating oil or soy source. (However, we recommend you to wash plates as soon as possible when you finished using. You may use bleach when the color of food permeates into plate by any chance.)
The color of TY palace plate
The series of TY palace plate of 1616/arita japan offers only one color, "grayish white". Since TY palace plate does not use glaze, the series does not have any other color.
We express this specific color as "grayish white". You may see its color as off-white or grayish white depends on light or angle of pictures.
TY palace plate changes its feature from gorgeous to stylish depends on the scene you use the plate.
Gift item and household use item
We offer two types of the palace plate; set item for gift, and single item for household use.
Set items arrive at our store within a purple exclusive box (the picture below). On the other hand, single item arrives with brown kraft paper box.
Due to the stock situation, the single item may be out of stock. In this case, we sell the set item only.
Please note that we cannot take the set item apart into the single item.
If you need the palace plate immediately, please purchase the gift set items. We appreciate your understanding.
English description is available
We offer you an English description for overseas customers.
- * Wash with soft sponge with ph-balanced detergent.
- * You can use these products in microwave oven and dishwasher.
- * All the products are handmade by traditional craftsmen. Please enjoy different perspective of each product.
Putting name service
We cannot offer putting name service for all products. We appreciate your kind understanding.