Wood Grain Yamanaka Lacquerware Square Toothpick Holder with lid
This simple wooden toothpick holder is made of Yamanaka lacquerware. The dark brown color and the design that brings out the grain of the wood create a traditional atmosphere as seen in Japanese restaurants.
It comes with a lid, so you don't have to worry about dust. It also has the advantage of being less likely to scatter when dropped unexpectedly.
Its timeless traditional design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 5cm(2in) x 5cm(2in)x H9cm(3.5in)
- Material: Wood - Yamanaka Lacquerware
- Origin: Made in Japan
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about yamanaka lacquerware
Yamanaka lacquerware is produced in the Yamanaka Onsen area of Kaga City, Ishikawa Prefecture, and has a history of about 400 years.
The traditional techniques of Yamanaka lacquerware were highly evaluated and became known throughout Japan, despite a period of temporary interruption.
It is characterized by the use of wood grain patterns to express a natural texture, and is made with great attention to detail.
It was designated as a traditional craft by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry in 1975.