Hakuhodo Chopstick Rest Piece, Shippou
Carefully selected from Japan - Chopstick rests are perfect for using at home or giving as a special gift for a friend.
These metal pieces are from a company called Hakuhodo. They are from the city of Takaoka in the Toyama Prefecture. Toyama and Oregon are sister states.
Shippou refers to the seven treasures of Buddhism: gold, silver, lapis lazuli, agate, seashell, amber, and coral. All of these are found on the Asian continent and were precious and rare products. Shippo also means "cloisonné," which refers to a decorating technique using metal strips and gems. The pattern represents these beautiful seven treasures inlaid in metal, in an infinitely repeating pattern.
- Material: Metal Alloy
- Rest Size Aprox: 1.25" x 1.25
- Product #: RS08
- Code: WP35