Its manufacture dates from the close of the 17th century, when the feudal chief of Kaga took the industry Kutani.
The contrast to the Imari ware, with its bold masses of blossoms and colours, is as great as it is with modern Kutani.
What tests should be applied to find out whether the specimen submitted is old Kutani or not?
By slightly raising the value of the class we bring in the Kutani, the Nutkan and the Chinuk.
From this it will be seen that the Kutani mark appears on porcelain varying in composition.