Kijiro Yamanaka Lacquer Coaster
This simple shaped coaster is handcrafted by artisans of Yamanaka Lacquerware, which is famous for the techniques that make the most of the grain and the natural texture of wood.
It matches well with any cup of color or shape. Also suitable for putting your accessories or other small items on it.
Its timeless traditional design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests. Pair this with any teacups from our collection to create a traditional and authentic atmosphere for your tea time.
See more items from our Yamanaka Lacquerware collection for a more unified and beautiful table setting.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D8.8cm(3.4in) x H2cm(0.7in)
- 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.