Dragonware and Moriage Pottery

During the late 19th century, techniques used by the makers and styles of oriental pottery such as Satsuma and Dragonware began to evolve and progress as the potters became more skilled and had access to better and more advanced machinery and kilns. The use of Moriage is widespread throughout the range of Japanese and Chinese […]

Japanese Immortals On Satsuma Pottery

Among the many images and designs that are found on Satsuma pottery, vases, plates and figures are those of ancient wise men, versed in the arts of knowledge, magic and power. These people are referred to as the Japanese Immortals, men who were of such greatness that they were unable to die, forced to live […]