Wipe-Lacquer Yamanaka Lacquerware Rectangular Bento Box
This rectangular Bento box is just the right size for one person and is filled with traditional Yamanaka lacquerware techniques. It is finished with "wipe-lacquer" technique that retains the beautiful wood grain.
Paulownia wood is light and effective in regulating humidity. Lacquer also has the advantage of being antibacterial, durable, and antiseptic, making it an excellent Bento box.
The dividers make it easy to serve, look beautiful, and prevent the flavors from mixing with each other.
On the bottom, it has holes through which ribbon passes, so you don't need to have a separate band for Bento box. Please remove it when washing.
Its timeless traditional design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests.
- Dimension: 18.7cm(7.4in) x 12cm(4.7in) x H7cm(2.8in)
- Capacity: 850ml(28.7oz)
- Material: Paulownia wood - Yamanaka Lacquerware
- Coating: Lacquer
- Origin: Made in Ishikawa, 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.