● Made in Japan
● Trusted since 1919
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Wakamatsu Soup Bowls
YAMADA HEIANDO is a Japanese lacquerware brand with more than 90 years of history and traditions. Founded in 1919 in Tokyo Japan we have always been serving the finest lacquered products varying largely from classic set of tableware to modern line of stationery.
What is URUSHI?
All of YAMADA HEIANDO's products from classic set of tableware to modern line of stationery are finished with a traditional Japanese technique of lacquer coating. The technique applies sap of a specific lacquer tree called URUSHI (Rhus Verniciflua).
For You and Yours.
Underneath every Japanese tradition there lies the ultimate faith of being thoughtful to others.
Your Favourite Design in Your Favourite Colour.
Wakamatsu ( 若松 Pine Tree )
A traditional sign of good luck in Japan a pine tree represents eternal life from the way it endures cold winter and beautifully flourish in the spring. It has a strong vitality to survive winter even when its needles are puffed with snow.
▲ Red and black bowls share the same design of one large pine tree growing across to their lids.
▲ Each branch is painted in perfect unison so that they look seamless even over protruding parts including foots of the lids.
Genuine Materials from Nature.
Materials for this item are 100% natural.
Typical examples of lacquerware were ones with finishing called MAKI-E. It is a traditional Japanese technique of gilding to draw three-dimensional pictures and designs on a lacquered surface.
PINE TREES in Vivid Colours and Smooth Strokes.
Hand-painted by using "iro urushi" (colour lacquer). Our craftsmen mix raw lacquer with dyes just before starting painting so that they can adjust the mixing combinations depending on the day's temperature and humidity.
In Size to Hand-Hold and Sip.
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On the back of each item we carefully stamp our original logo in gold to prove that it is the genuine lacquerware of YAMADA HEIANDO's.
Colour and Design Variation