Lacquer type: urushi
Dimensions: 20.5cm x 0.8cm / 8.1in x 0.3in
Chopsticks made in Japan
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A traditional shaped pair of chopsticks with a red top representing some beautiful fishes, sakana in Japanese. The bigger tip is nicely rounded.
This pair of chopstick is also available with a black top.
Japanese urushi lacquer is made from the sap of the urushi tree, a tradition dating back to the Jomon period (6000BC).
Laquered objects (Shikki) are sensitive to a direct exposure to sunlight. These products cannot be used in microwaves and cannot be washed in dishwasher. Urushi products should be quickly dried after washing.