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update:January 20, 2016

Sansai-yaki (Sansai Ceramics)/三彩焼


Nagasaki Sansai-yaki was previously known as Nagayo Sansai-yaki because it was originally fired in the kiln of Nagayo which was a part of Omura-han. The technique of Sansai-yaki originated in Southern China and Southeast Asia. Its coloration varies from green, yellow, purple, and other bright colors. Sansai-yaki is still produced today at Sansai no Sato in Hara-machi area of Omura.