Japanese Keyaki Mug PLATINUM
Top grade Keyaki mug. Definitely good for housewarming gift for your friends and family.
Producer: Ooka Lacquerware
Made in: Yamanaka, Ishikawa Prefecture
Selection of 2 colors: Special Gold Red and Platinum Black.
Please note that this lacquer ware is hand-wash only and is not dishwasher and microwave safe. After washing the product, dry it carefully and make sure that all the moisture is out.
Important note: Please note that customs charge or taxes are not included in our product price. Any customs charges or taxes upon delivery are solely the responsibility of the customer.
One of our recommended high end Japanese brand. An original famous Yamanaka lacquerware brand of Ooka lacquerware in Ishikawa Prefecture. They combine tradition with innovation and supply new items along to fit in with contemporary lifestyle. The Ooka lacquerware is amazingly ultralight and durable, stylish and vividly colorful. This cup put a lacquer finish on Japanese zelkova.
About Urushi art: Urushi art is unique to Japan and Japanese urushi art is especially rich in terms both of variety and sophistication of technique. Urushi has been used for tableware, furniture, painting, jewelry and other many objects for more than hundred years. Among Japanese urushi ware, Yamanaka lacquerware is characterized by using rokurobiki, wheel wood carving skills, placing a block of keyaki (the Japanese zelkova, a precious tree with a beautiful hard grain of wood) vertical on a wheel is shaped into a bowl or a cup. Careful and steady manual work produces beautiful and reliable bowl or a cup. Kashoku-biki is a wheel wood curving skills that is very delicate and special technique with various aesthetics and functionality by turners and their topnotch skills leads to highlight the quality of keyaki and the fine shape and the rich urushi finish are the reasons why Yamanaka lacquerware is highly evaluated.
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Please note that due to COVID-19 Japan Post has announced that they have had impacts on their delivery services and shipping overseas. Under the circumstances, there are some countries that have possibilities of delays or some areas where EMS or DHL are currently not available.
Please note that Customs charges or taxes are not included in our product price. Any customs charges or taxes upon delivery are solely the responsibility of the customer.
We have no control over these charges and we are unable to tell you what the cost would be as customs policies and import duties vary widely from country to country. For more information on current charges you would need to contact your local customs office.
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Koh & Yoshi /Director