Japanese Tea Glass with Gold Foil
A very desirable Japanese tea glass set from Hakuichi is the first company in Kanazawa to make gold leaf craft products.
Hakuichi is selected as the gift from the Japanese prime minister for the Japan-U.S. summit. The Japan-U.S. summit held in February 2017 was the first summit meeting for the new president, drawing attention from across the globe.
Against such a backdrop, Prime Minister Abe selected two craft products of Hakuichi as gifts for U.S. President Trump, hoping to present him with Japanese traditional crafts and craftsmanship.
-Glass: 93x93x70mm x 2
-Coaster: 100x100x8mm x 2
Material: Glass, gold foil, ash
-Gold foil glass is hand-wash only
-Not dishwasher and microwave safe.
Made in: Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture Japan
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About Gold Foil
The gold leaf technique used to decorate these fans has a 400-year history. Known as Kanazawa foil, it is named after Kanazawa City in Ishikawa Prefecture, which accounts for over 98% of gold foil production in Japan.
Among the makers of gold leaf products, none is more famous than Hakuichi, the creators of these exquisite traditional folding fans.
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