Moonlight, cup & saucer


The Moonlight set replicates calm, refreshing moonlight with its near-translucent blue-white ceramic. This uncompromising design looks just as fresh now as in the 1960’s, and overflows with its unique elegenance to transcend space, time, and Japanese versus Western styles.
Its gentle tone draws attention to coffee, while the cup itself curves sightly inward at the rim. You’ll find yourself unknowingly tracing the edges of the saucer with your fingertips. These cup and saucers look beautiful when held together as a set.

3 in stock

(+) 30 points
Manuf,Brands: ceramic japanDesigner,Creator: KATO TatsumiK Categories:
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Size / cup & saucer Cup: 115"W × 90"D × 60"H mm
Capacity: 200 mL
Saucer: 160"diam × 18"H mm
Total Weight: 360 g
Materials Porcelain (bluish white porcelain)
  • Hold the cup. Cup & Saucer
  • Stackable Stackable
  • Cup rim and back side. The cup of the "Cup & Saucer" set is the baked inside the kiln with its rim (the mouth) facing downward due to its thinness. As a result, the cup rim is unglazed and is shaved down after the cup is baked.
  • Moonlight series / 3 types of cups with saucer. There are three types of cup and saucer sets.
    From the left, "Demitasse Cup & Saucer," "Cup & Saucer" and "High Cup and Saucer."
  • The thickness of the cup rim varies depending on the type of cup. The thickness of the cup's rim (mouth) depends on the type of cup. In addition, the bend along the rim will differ from cup to cup.

Moon Light series

Important points

  • The characteristics of the product can result in slight differences in size, shape (distortion), color, and glaze, etc. Small pinholes and/or black spots may also be visible.
  • Due to the nature of this product, "scratches" along the unglazed surface or "abrasions" from where the cup rested while being baked may be present.
  • If you already own a product in the same series, the color of the delivered product may differ from the one you have.
  • Concerning difference related to the different cups:
    In order to reduce the distortion of the thin cup in "Cup & Saucer," it is placed in the kiln and baked wih the rim facing down. As a result, the rim is unglazed and is shaved and smoothened after it has been removed from the kiln.
    The cups in "High Cup & Saucer" and "Demitasse Cup & Saucer" are baked with the bottoms down, per the usual method, so while the rim is blazed, the bottoms of the cup are unglazed.
  • About the thickness of the rims on the different cups:
    The rim on the "Cup & Saucer" cup is thin, while the rims for "High Cup & Saucer" and "Demitasse Cup & Saucer" are a bit thicker.

Regarding Delivery / Gifting

Delivery Time 1~6 weeks if not in-stock.
Delivery Type International shipping (outside Japan),
Express home delivery
Gifting Options (Only within Japan) Gift-Wrapping,
Small message card,
Noshi (Japanese gift wrapping ribbon paper)


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