Japanese Okinawa RYUKYU Glass
The traditional Ryukyu drink glass from Okinawa Japan where is a beautiful little tropical island in the very south of Japan.
What has been the fine art for Okinawans? The answer is Okinawa Ryukyu glass and we offer you the Bingata design glass collaborated with Okinawa Ryukyu Glass.
Okinawa glass, or Okinawa Ryukyu glass is characterized by its chubby thickness. Bottled bubbles like soda has refreshing atmosphere. Colorful glassware seems to reflect the nature of Okinawa.
Great item as a gift to your family or your close friend, We do gift wrapping upon your request. Please enjoy and feel the nature of Okinawa.
Size：Φ7㎝×H7㎝/ Φ2.8"×H2.8" Petite size
Material: glass (Okinawa Ryukyu Glass)
Made in Okinawa Prefecture Japan
Patterns of Okinawa Ryukyu Glass: Coure (Blue) or Sourire (Pink)
Please note that hand-wash is highly recommended and is not dishwasher and microwave safe.
We use DHL Express for all shipments and it generally costs USD29.00/per item to the USA, Australia, and most other countries. Cost may vary over 2 items.
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.
What is Ryukyu Glass
It was started from recycled glass which was wasted by stationed U.S. troops under the lack of resources after WWII. Okinawa glass, or Ryukyu glass is characterized by its chubby thickness. Bottled bubbles like soda has refreshing atmosphere. Colorful glassware seems to reflect the nature of Okinawa.
The glassware is being improved through intensive research and development, expansion of its variety of uses and the introduction of new materials to create unique designs and colors.
Although it is relatively thick and unevenly formed, Ryukyu glassware is eminently practical, while mainland glass is evenly shaped but not practical for daily use. The vivid colors and unique designs are popular with tourists.
About Binryu Story
The roots of their design is traditional craft “BINGATA”. They carefully adhere to the classic pattern with the heart of stick to being handmade.
It’s simple. so they think it’s possible to keep the tradition. They are happy to give you a kind of that gives you a smile. Color your life with designs based on flowers of Okinawa. And, the sea breeze of Okinawa arrives.
“Bingata” is a dyeing technique which is unique to Okinawa, Japan. This traditional art uses bright colors from natural dyes. The patterns represents Okinawa’s culture and are applied to the cloth through a pattern stencil or freehand.
This fabric has been used for formal clothes traditionally since the Ryukyu Kingdom era.(about 500 years ago)
How to order the Okinawa Ryukyu Glass?
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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
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,