Japanese Lacquer Lunch Bento Box Oval


Japanese Lacquer Lunch Bento Box Oval


One of the best options out there when it comes to the lunch bento box. This Japanese Lacquer Lunch Bento Box is 100% handmade in Nagano, Japan.

Perfectly sized for bringing lunch to school or the office, hiking, mountain hiking, camping, lake fishing, construction site lunch, or picnicking with a lacquer lunch bento box made by ITO KANJI SHOTEN from Nagano Prefecture.

Product Details:

 Large Lunch Box: D130×W190×H42mm(5.1"x7.5"x1.7")/ 750ml
 Medium Lunch Box: D112×W162×H44mm(4.4"x6.4"x1.7")/ 550ml
 Small Lunch Box: D90×W154×H44mm(3.5"x6.1"x1.7")/ 400ml
Material : Japanese cypress 
Producer: Ito Kanji Shoten
Made in: Nagano Prefecture, Japan.


Hand Wash Only and no dishwasher and microwave safe. After washing the Lacquer Lunch Bento Box, dry it carefully and make sure that all the moisture is out.

Shipping Cost:

We use DHL Express for all shipments and it generally costs USD29.00/per item to the USA, Australia, and most other countries. 

Customs Charges & Taxes:

Please note that our product prices do not include customs charges or taxes. You are responsible for paying any such amounts for your location.

About Kiso Shikki: 

Kiso Shikki is attractive and resilient lacquerware that uses clay undercoating found in Kiso County, in the mountains of southern Nagano Prefecture. A thriving industry based in the county produces a range of Kiso wares to this day.

Lacquerware from Kiso was original of two different types, Hirawasa Shikki, and Fukushima Shikki. These date from the Keicho era (1596-1615) and Oei era (1394-1432) respectively, and were of finished shunkei Nuri and hananuri styles. At the end of the nineteenth century, however, craftsmen from Wajima introduced the use of clay undercoatings to Kiso.

In place of the jinoko powder used in Wajima, Kiso lacquerers turned to sabitsuchi, a fine clay from the mountains near the village of Narakawa. When combined with lacquer, sabitsuchi forms a tough ground that is easily absorbed by the wood.

Applied as an undercoat, it provides a sealing and protective layer that guarantees durable lacquerware. In general, Kiso Shikki is a happy medium that retains the beauty of the wood while making an article more functional through the application of lacquer.

How to order the Lacquer Lunch Bento Box?

Just add it to the shopping cart if you think it is worth using it! If you have not subscribed to our newsletter, please subscribe first before you place an order. You will get a 10% discount code for your first purchase. Please note that our product prices do not include customs charges or local taxes. You are responsible for paying any such amounts for your location.

All the procedures of your order

Once we receive your order, first of all, the thank you message from Omotenashi Square will be sent out upon your order to notify you that your order has been accepted but not confirmed. We will contact you again to confirm the availability of the items in your order within three business days. If we cannot supply the items in your order or meet your requested delivery date, a full refund will be issued.

How many days it would take to receive the order?

We use DHL express, the world’s leading logistics company, for delivery to most countries and usually, it takes 3 to 5 business days after it has shipped to the US or Australia from Osaka Japan. In some remote regions would take more time. You can track your shipment in real time because we will send you your tracking number for DHL express when it has shipped.

Shipping Cost & Inquiries

Dear Customer,

Before placing your order, please kindly note the following.

1. Shipping Delays

Due to COVID-19, shipping may be delayed significantly depending on the courier used, the timing of the purchase, and restrictions in both Japan and the destination country. Shipping may not be available for some destinations.

2. Customs Fees & Taxes

Our product prices do not include customs fees or taxes. We have no control over these charges and cannot tell you the cost as they differ for each country. For more information, contact your local customs office. If you have any questions or concerns, contact us before purchasing. We will do our best to respond promptly.

3. Shipping Cost

Currently, we use DHL Express for all shipments all over the world.

It generally costs USD35.00/per item for weight below 2kg and USD54.00/per item over 2 kg to 3.5 kg shipping to the USA, Australia, and most other countries. Shipping costs may vary in the quantity of the item. And please note the total weight or the dimensional weight of the item.  Even though an item weight 2kg generally costs USD35.00, the shipping cost is more expensive due to the dimensional weight. 

We can estimate the shipping cost before you fill out all the necessary information on the check-out page. Please let us know the item, quantity, and delivery address so we can check the shipping cost. You can be sure how much you would pay for it before you check out.

Thank you for understanding, 

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