Zelkova Yamanaka Lacquer Miso Soup Bowl with Lid
This unique shaped Japanese soup bowl features the wood grain of zelkova. This shape fits your hand and makes it easy to hold.
Since lacquer ware is made of wood, it has a low heat tradition rate and keeps warm things as they are. The bowl with a lid is not only beautiful in appearance, but also has the characteristic that the soup does not cool down easily.
Its timeless traditional design is suitable for long-term use, daily use or when entertaining guests. Pair this with other items from our Yamanaka collection to create a traditional and authentic atmosphere for Japanese table setting.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D13cm(5.1in) x H10.3cm(4in)
- 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.