Golden Sakura Yamanaka Lacquer Pair Chopsticks
This set of Japanese chopsticks features Sakura(Japanese cherry blossoms) in gold. Sakura symbolizes “ inner beauty”, “elegance” and “good education”.
These chopsticks have a beautiful glossy texture and are easy to hold and thick. The tips of the chopsticks are roughened to make it easier to grip food, even slippery food such as noodles.
Its timeless design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests.
This set comes in an original wooden box which makes a great gift for someone or for yourself.
See also other chopsticks and matching chopstick rest from our collection for a more unified and beautiful Japanese table setting.
- Quantity: Set of 2 chopsticks
- Dimension: 23cm(9in)
- 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.