Stone Chawan (tea cup) 磐華

Creator: 石山人
350,000 yen (tax inc.)

Born in 1938. He used to run a construction stone company, and is the only one in Japan who continues to create and produce stone bowls in Hashima, Gifu Prefecture, and is now continuing to pass on his techniques with his apprentice. The stone chalice has been delivered to the Pope, Ise Shrine, and many temples that everyone knows. He has been selected as a “Contemporary Master Craftsman” by the Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, and was awarded the Medal with Yellow Ribbon in 2019.

・Features
The surface of the stone is finished by cutting igneous rock (andesite) from Hakoneyama in the Fuji Volcanic Zone and beating it tens of thousands of times with a technique called chisel-tip drilling. The stone contains natural magnetite, which is porous and responds to negative magnetic wave effects. The stone contains natural magnetite, which is porous and responds to negative magnetic wave action. It has the power to supplement the purifying action of water, and creates a stately smoke.
※The color of this product is close to the color of the naked eye, but the color and expression may vary depending on lighting and other factors.

・Details
Diameter 93 × height 85 × height base diameter 60mm
Weight 471g
Box included
Material: Andesite
Place of origin: Fuji, Shizuoka Prefecture

・Precautions for handling
– Do not use in ovens, microwave ovens, or induction cooktops.
– After use, we recommend hand washing with a soft sponge instead of using a dishwasher or dryer.
– Because of the oil urethane coating, it can be cleaned with detergent.
– After washing, do not leave it wet, but dry it thoroughly.

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