Handcrafted by japanese artisans, our Dojou Dessert Plate is all about the glaze. Finished with a reactive glaze, the clean, modern shape of this rich brown stoneware dessert plate displays unique patterning and tonal effects. The star burst like pattern forms an interesting elegant texture on the plate. Fired at very high temperatures, the Dojou dessert Plate has exceptional strength and durability. Japanese stoneware plates carry a rare high gloss glaze, which is distinct to Japanese pottery. The Dojou dessert Plates carries the same glaze and a rich brown colour inspired by the rich fertile soil, making this product a topic of conversation for sure. Most of the colours used in Japanese pottery are inspired and derived from nature, The Dojou dessert Plate is no different.
These products are oven and dishwasher friendly, which adds to the versatility of the product. Japanese pottery also known as tojiki or yakimono, is one of the oldest forms of art and craft in Japan. Japan has an exceptionally long and successful history of ceramic production, as far back as 300 BCE, giving Japan one of the oldest pottery traditions of the world.