“Kabuki” is Japanese traditional performing arts, which is listed as part of UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Its unique makeup method “Kumadori”, which can be regarded as a symbol of the Kabuki, becomes a “soy sauce dish” and appears on the official grocery shopping site of the playable bookstore “Village Vanguard” (Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture).
The soy sauce dish is a small plate with the pattern of “Kumadori” that pops up when you pour soy sauce.
“Kumadori” is a makeup method that emphasizes the muscles and blood vessels of the face to express the role and emotion of a person.This time, 6 patterns are lineup from among 100 kinds of Kumadori. Check it out!
Soy sauce dish with a “Kumadori” pattern
Main material: porcelain
Price: 486 yen (tax included)
*Kabuki is a registered trademark of Shochiku Co., Ltd.