Rabbits On the Moon Yamanaka Lacquerware Reusable Chopsticks 23cm/9in
This Japanese reusable chopsticks features rabbits sitting on the moon. It has a beautiful lame background that looks like representing the twinkling of the night sky. Its timeless design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests.
The combination of rabbit and moon has been popular in Japan for a long time.
In Japan, it is said that there is a rabbit on the moon, which comes from the fact that the shape of the moon's crater resembles a rabbit.
The tips of the chopsticks are roughened to make it easier to grip food, even slippery food such as noodles.
This set of two chopsticks 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: 1
- Dimension: 23cm(9in)
- Material: Wood- Yamanaka Lacquerware
- Coating: Urethane resin
- 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.