For jewelry, accessories, business cards, notes -- many possibilities. Ichimatsu (checkered) gold and black pattern. Hand painted on lid features maki-e (gold gilding )ultra fine gold powder over wet lacquer. Red lacquer interior.
size φ6L x 6W x 2.75H inches
Made in Japan
To restore luster, polish with a soft dry cloth, and if necessary a drop or two of vegetable oil. Avoid direct sunlight, heaters, excessive moisture, sharp objects.
About Yamada Heiando:
Yamada Heiando opened its first lacquerware boutique in 1919. We are a proud purveyor of tableware to the Japanese Imperial Household, and our products are showcased in Japan's international embassies.
Yamada Heiando cherishes the rich tradition of lacquerware as well as the skills and universal aesthetic sensibility that we have inherited from traditional artisans. At the same time, we dedicate ourselves to the design of new products that capture the values of contemporary life.