Kazari + Ziguzagu stock a rotating and extensive array of hand selected antique, vintage and contemporary Japanese ceramics including traditional tableware, tea ceremony items, decorative pieces, as well as studio made and signed artist pieces. Pottery refers to a low fired clay while ceramics is high fired porcelain and if you are after striking Edo or Meiji period ceramics or simply an authentic Japan bowl, our website has a wide variety to choose from.

Japanese pottery derives from six ancient kilns: Bizen ware, Echizen ware, Seto ware, Shigaraki ware, Tamba ware and Tokoname ware. Our Japanese pottery selection includes pieces from the Imari, Shigaraki, Shino, Oribe, Hagi, Bizen and Kiyomizu, Fukugawa and Raku regions. We stock traditional tableware items such as sake sets, tea sets and plate sets, as well as tea ceremony objects such as mizusashi, tea bowls, kogo and natsume.

Whether you’re looking for an antique Japanese tea set, vintage Japanese tea set or something from the modern era, Kazari + Ziguzagu have just the thing. We offer blue and white ceramics, Chinese pottery and antique dish sets in a range of prices. Ceramic curios from Japan, China and further afield include pottery animals and incense burners. A traditional sake bottle or on trend kintsugi bowl is the perfect decoration for a side table or entryway that needs a little character.

Our Chinese ceramic selection includes antique and contemporary ceramic tea cups, vases and decorative objects including blanc de chine Chinese porcelain figures, celadon vases and platters, brush pots, reproduction Qianlong vases and reproduction Tang style horses.


  • Japanese Sumo Dolls - MI17010

    Japanese Sumo Dolls - MI17010

    Rare set of Japanese pottery Fushimi sumo wrestler dolls with a straw ring and figure of the match adjudicator, Meiji period, circa 1900


    Sumo: H 16cm x W 13cm x D 6cm
    Adjudicator: H 13cm x W 9cm x D 6cm
    Ring: H 3cm x D 26cm


    Click and collect

    At checkout select the ‘Click and Collect’ shipping method. You will be contacted by a Kazari + Ziguzagu team member who will advise when you can collect your items. Items will be ready for collection within 1 business day and must be collected within 5 business days unless otherwise arranged.

    Charges apply for storage beyond the initial period. You may also decide to use the Click and Collect service if you have an existing/preferred carrier for interstate and international shipping.


    We can ship orders worldwide. Kazari + Ziguzagu uses competitive and reliable shipping services including but not limited to Auspost, DHL and local couriers and carriers, as well as art and antique specific interstate and international carriers.

    Shipping can be added at checkout for Domestic deliveries (Australia).

    Additional insurance may be required as standard insurance may not be sufficient to cover loss or damage of fragile or expensive items.

    For deliveries outside Australia, or for custom shipping quotes please contact us using the Enquiry form on this page.

    Please click here for our full list of delivery options.

    Refunds & Returns

    Should you consider an item flawed or damaged upon delivery please email or call Kazari P/L within 5 business days of receipt of the goods quoting the original order/reference number and your reason for returning the item.

    If you are dissatisfied with your purchase for any reason other than a faulty or incorrect item, we cannot refund the goods however can offer a credit note, valid for 12 months from the date of return. In the case of online purchases all shipping costs, including packaging and postage charges for return of the item to be exchanged and dispatch of the replacement item are to be paid by the customer.

    Please click here for our full 'Refunds & Returns' policy.


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