Hirota Glass

Hirota Glass Kagome Old-Fashioned Tumbler (Clear)


A reprint of pressed glasses from the Kagome series, which remained in Hirota Glass's catalogue since the 1950s. The glass features hexagonal patterns often seen in Kiriko - a traditional Japanese glass craft of engraving designs onto glass surfaces.

Dimensions: W80 × H95 mm
Volume: 300ml

About Hirota Glass

Founded in 1899, Hirota Glass is one of the pioneers of glassmaking in Tokyo. Over 120 years of history, they have stayed true to their motto in creating handmade glassware. Combining glassmaking techniques originating from Europe with Japanese artistry, they have established their distinct designs.

As of now, they have over 800 different products, each of them handmade piece by piece. Currently Hirota Glass is the only glassmaker in the world that has the traditional Japanese technique of “Aburidashi” that enables them to give the glassware an opal appearance, hence making beautiful patterns appear on the glassware.