Hand Carved Wooden Tea Canister
Regular price $240.00
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Product DescriptionA hand carved wooden tea canister, made in collaboration with Hiroshi Sasazuka, a craftsman and sculptor in Takayama city, Gifu Prefecture. Each piece is dried twice during the carving process, to minimise the likelihood of shrinkage and cracking.
This tea canister is carved with pagoda wood from Hokkaido, a hard wood that is well known for it's beautiful grain and heavy shades. In the summer, yellow-white flowers bloom on the pagoda tree. The Flowers and seeds are used for medicinal purposes. So the kanji name "enju" was given.
Features an air tight inner lid – helping to keep your tea leaves fresh.
Material: Pagoda wood.
Measurements: approximately 7.3cm x 12.5cm
Handcrafted in Japan.
Comes packaged in an individual box.