MATSUKAN SAKURA FUJI WAKASA LACQUERWARE SET OF TWO PAIRS OF CHOPSTICKS 23 CM (9.1 IN) / 21.5 CM (8.5 IN) WITH CHOPSTICK RESTS (SET OF TWO)
¥13,800

Matsukan Sakura Fuji Wakasa Lacquerware Set of Two Pairs of Chopsticks 23 cm (9.1 in) / 21.5 cm (8.5 in) with Chopstick Rests (Set of Two)

JPY ¥13,800

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Embrace the refined artistry of Matsukan with these chopsticks, adorned with the design of the iconic Mt. Fuji and cherry blossoms.

The striking contrast of black and deep red provides a dramatic canvas and showcases Japan's renowned peak in a delicate and impactful manner. The intricately drawn cherry blossoms on the handles bring a flourish of elegance to the chopsticks, and serve as an exquisite focal point. 

Completing the aesthetic, the chopsticks taper into the wood's natural tone, while the practical non-slip finish ensures a refined and effortless dining experience. This item is also dishwasher-safe, offering ease of use without compromising on beauty — a feature sure to be appreciated.

Adding to the allure of these chopsticks are the Hasami ware rests, finished in a gentle pink hue. These rests are made using molds that are traditionally reserved for crafting rakugan, a classic Japanese sweet, from a renowned wagashi shop

Presented in a paulownia box, inscribed with the Japanese Sakura-saku — a poetic ode to the blooming of cherry blossoms — these elegantly crafted chopsticks are a connoisseur's delight. This pairing makes for an impeccable gift, sure to enchant aficionados of authentic Japanese tableware with its refined charm and cultural allure.

Matsukan, based in Obama City, Fukui Prefecture, stands as a leading producer of lacquerware chopsticks rooted in the traditional craft of Wakasa lacquerware. Since its beginning in 1922, Matsukan has remained dedicated solely to chopstick manufacturing. While honoring the intricate artistry and lasting craftsmanship of Wakasa lacquerware, their products are thoughtfully designed to complement contemporary living.

PRODUCT DETAIL

  • QuantitySet of two pairs of chopsticks and two chopstick rests
  • Dimension:[Chopsticks] 23 cm (9.1 in) / 21.5 cm (8.5 in) / [Chopstick rest] 3.4 cm (1.3 in) x H1.3 cm (0.5 in)
  • Box: 14 cm (5.5 in) x 27.5 cm (10.8 in) x 2 cm (0.8 in)
  • Material:[Chopsticks] Wood / [Chopstick rest] Porcelain
  • Coating for chopsticks: Polyester urethane resin
  • Origin: Made in Japan - Wakasa lacquerware, Hasami ware

MATSUKAN SAKURA SERIES

The Sakura series is a symphony of artistry and tradition. Every pair in this selection embodies the delicate allure of sakura, Japan's iconic cherry blossoms, renowned for their fleeting beauty and cultural significance. These chopsticks celebrate their elegance, designed to bring the serene grace of a Japanese spring to your dining experience.Each set is presented in a paulownia wood box, making it an exceptionally delightful choice for a gift.

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ABOUT MATSUKAN WAKASA LACQUER CHOPSTICKS

Matsukan has been dedicated to the art of crafting exquisite lacquered chopsticks for the past 100 years. Located in Obama City, renowned for its lacquered chopsticks industry deeply rooted in the local Wakasa lacquerware tradition, Matsukan has passionately infused excitement to many through their chopsticks.

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ABOUT WAKASA LACQUER CHOPSTICKS

Wakasa lacquer chopsticks are traditional lacquered chopsticks from Obama City, Fukui Prefecture, with a history of about 400 years. It currently accounts for more than 80% of the national share of domestically produced lacquered chopsticks. Wakasa lacquer chopsticks was designated as a "traditional craft" on February 6, 1978 in recognition of its advanced techniques. It is characterized by their unique three-dimensional patterns created by applying layers of colored lacquer made of shells and eggshells. It was sometimes called "jewel lacquering" because of the noble shine of the patterns that represented the ocean floor.

Today, you can find a wide variety of Wakasa lacquer chopsticks, some handmade using traditional methods, some made using transfer sheets, and some made using dishwasher-safe paints. Enjoy choosing the chopsticks that best suit your lifestyle.

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01/13/2024
Anonymous
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This makes a beautiful gift. It’s difficult to find gifts that are not mass produced. This is unique and special

04/25/2024

MUSUBI KILN

Yes, we try to be unique and special. Thank you so much for explaining us. We are very happy that you are glad with our product!