WAJIMA Urushi Lacquer Chopstick Set - ASUNARO Wood
Iki Japan US
Handcrafted Urushi Lacquer Chopstick set from Wajima City, Ishikawa Pref., Japan. Carved from Asunaro Wood, which is a tree that is native to Japan. It is a large ornamental evergreen tree that is often planted around temples and gardens.
Incredibly smooth lacquer work carefully displays the beautiful wood grain. Gold leaf and silver leaf sakura flowers adorn each stick. Each pairs measures ~23cm in length and has textured tips for easy grasping. Each weighs in at 17g so they have a delicate weight in the hand. Set comes gold background in wooden box.
Please note: Please use soft sponge only when washing, and do not let sit in water. Dry immediately with towel after washing. Use warm or cool water only when washing. Do not put in microwave.