3 Vintage Wakasa Genroku Chopsticks Black Lacquered Wood w/Mother of Pearl Inlaid
3 Vintage Wakasa Genroku Crimson Chopsticks - 2 Black Japanese Chopsticks with mother of pearl and 1 Crimson pair of chopsticks with gold accents. p/u Bethesda off Old Georgetown Rd Road near Suburban Hospital Beautifully crafted! Each chopstick is very labor intensive and can contain up to 50+ layers of lacquer. Wakasa nuri hashi - made in the Fukui prefecture, located along the coast of the Sea of Japan, since the Edo period. Craftsmen apply multiple layers of lacquer to each chopstick and depending on the style, may also incorporate small pieces of shell or mother of pearl to enhance the design.
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