Ware ~ Name of a style of ceramics made in the Kaga
Province which is modern day Ishikawa
Ware pieces, typically plates and bowls, were first produced
in the late 17th century and emphasized green and yellow designs. Today,
Ware maintains a prominent place in Japanese Tea Ceremony.
name is also sometimes applied to the red and gold
pieces which are popular in Western countries.
Ware" relates to the craft, Yakimono