A stunning large table vase that features beautiful hand glazed scenary depicting Japanese cranes against a backdrop of pine leaves, with a classic oval and slightly elongated silhouette that creates an elegant yet sophisticated vibe for any interior. Both the crane and pine are known to be a symbol of longevity and prosperity. A black lacquerware 'stone shaped' stand is included on which the vase could stand. Kutani ware is a craft with an one-of-a-kind aesthetic sense that even after hundreds of years - stands unique. Pictures are often skillfully painted to stand out using traditional kutani five colours and brilliant brushstrokes depicting birds, flowers, and nature figures.