Iris, flower is usually start blooming between May to July, and are quite popular and their bloom is said to mark the start of summer. Since the age of the Samurai Warrior, Iris is considered auspicious for boys. Refreshing and the novelist color, purple are used in the painting of wind bell.
Wind-bell (Fu-rinn) have been manufactured for thousands of years as amulets. With the introduction of glass-making techniques in Japan in the Edo era(1603-1867), manufacturers started to use glass for wind-bell which have steadily gained popularity for their cool sounds.
Now they have become one of the common features illustrating the Japanese summer.
This product is carefully made one by one. Craftsmen adhere to the traditional manufacturing method established in the Edo era and remain the leading maker of glass wind-bell. They maintain the highest precision through every step of the process to ensure the quality of the wind-bell.
In hot and humid summer in Japan, we still believe the prodigality of nature is a gift. Invisible summer breeze creates cooling resonance and softens the heat of summer by Edo Furin.
The soothing sound and ambiance of Edo Furin will share the peace, nostalgia, and richness of nature with you and then they will enrich your life in spades.
You will often be found hanging from the balconies and porches of Japanese houses in summer. You can also share the harmony of winds with your neighbor.
Please note that since each product is handmade, there are individual differences.
The most prominent feature of Edo Furin is its sound. The edge of Edo Furin is left jagged intentionally!! It may cut or scratch your finger. Please be careful when putting the product out of the box.
Every single Edo Furin is all hand-blowing by craftsmen. It is very delicate and easy to break.
You will be recommended to cover it with something like bubble wrap and place it in the box when not in use.
・Size/ Φ7×H6 cm
・Weight/ 80 g
・Made in Japan
Wind Bell Iron Desktop stand
This stand is exclusively for glass wind-bell. It is made of iron, so it is stable. You can carry the beautiful sound anywhere in your house.
・Weight/ 240 g
・Made in Japan
Product Type: HOME DECOR
Collection: ORNAMENT > Wind Bell
Collection: EDO GLASS