The traditional painting method by which this set of striking Kyo-Shikki cups are given their beautiful colors is called “Byakudan-nuri”. It takes advantage of the distinct characteristics of lacquer and becomes glossier the more you use it. Kyo Shikki, also known as Kyoto lacquerware has a rich history that flourished alongside the rising popularity of the tea culture in Japan.
- A set of 2 traditional Japanese sake cups
- Dimensions: 3.46 x 3.46 x 3.54 inches
- Features a luxurious sandalwood coating
- Can be used for serving sake, soju, tea, and more
- Handmade in Japan
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