Satsuma Pottery

Satsuma pottery was made in or around Kagoshima in Kyushu, Japan in the later part of the 19th century through to the early 1920’s in Satsuma in southern Japan.  It is also known that in the same location, there were kilns making pottery going as far back as the 16th century – so the location […]

Satsuma Figure

Apart from the array of pottery that the Satsuma region on the southern island of Japan is famous for such as vases, bowls, buttons and plates – there were also other types of pottery made using the same style and practice used by the same makers.  One of these types of pottery is the figure […]