Round-cornered Yamanaka Lacquer Coaster
This coaster is made with a technique of coating black and red lacquer and then polishing a part of it to show the color underneath, which gives a unique texture to the piece.
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.
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- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: 10cm(3.9in) x 10cm(3.9in) x H1cm(0.3in)
- 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.