This beautiful handcrafted wooden rounded chestnut container is made by woodworker "Yasunori Okada 岡田靖則” in Gifu, Japan.
He understands the characters of individual wood species and brings the best faces out from each chosen piece of wood. Warmth and kindness is reflected directly from artisan Yasunori in every single piece, cleverly combining these warm vibes with sophistication and stunning simplicity.
This perfectly made wooden container can be used to keep chocolate, tea, sugar, etc. beautifully on the table or in the kitchen, and can also be used contain jewellery, small objects too. Several containers can be stacked together. They make an ideal gift!
Iron Dye is a naturally created chemical reaction between tannin, contained in the wood, and iron. This process on chestnut leaves a beautiful black finish.
* This is a hand made authentic wood product so every item has a slightly different colour, shape and character...
Colour: black chestnut
Size: 10cm diameter height 4cm with top / 3.5cm without top
Material: chestnut tree
Product Care: Do not use in the oven/ microwave/ fridge/ freezer/ dishwasher. Wash gently with a soft sponge and washing up liquid.
If the wood looks a little dry, apply a small amount of Walnut oil (or Flax seed oil) with a clean soft cloth or kitchen paper to the surface. Leave to dry in an airy room (not in direct sunlight). Please discard oil soaked materials safely.
Origin of Product: JAPAN