Black Yamanaka Lacquer Shokado Bento Box Set
A chic black "Shokado" bento box with a set of small plate and bowl to put inside. The perfect size makes it beautiful to look at and convenient for serving. Of course, you can also use the set without the set or dividers. It's also fun to combine your favorite plates. This set has an authentic and traditional feel to it, and will instantly make your table coordination more gorgeous.
"Shokado" bento box is regarded as stylish and formal style of bento which also can be seen in a Kaiseki restaurants in Japan.
It can be served at the table as a set of meals for one person, or it is fun to pack side dishes and snacks to share. Also, since it has a lid and can be carried around, it is recommended to bring it to events such as "Hanami" (cherry blossom viewing).
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 26.0cm(10.2in) x 26.0cm(10.2cm)x H6.0cm(2.8in)
- Material: Wood - Yamanaka Lacquerware
- Origin: Made in Japan
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.