Yosegi "Kendama"  寄木 けん玉

¥1,300 JPY
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Yosegi "Kendama"  寄木 けん玉

¥1,300 JPY
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Hakone yosegi zaiku marquetry has been produced in Hakone town of Odawara City in the Western Kanagawa Prefecture since 200 years ago. It was designated national traditional handicraft by the International Trade & Industry Minster in 1984.
Making full use of the wealth of wood colours and textures, craftsmen produce the geomatric patterns by shaving and merging the wood chips.
The plate of wood chips is shaved carefully into thin sheets. Then, ironed and stuck onto the Kendama.
Each of them are handmade, so the patterns may vary.
Kendama is a traditional Japanese toys. It consists of a handle, and a ball which is connected by a string. To play, the user needs to catch the ball with the three cups or the spike.

【Specification】
・Size:W6.0 x D16.0 x H3.7cm
・Weight: 80g
・Made in Japan

寄木細工は様々な種類の木材を組み合わせて、それぞれの色合いの違いを利用して、模様を描く木工技術です。
神奈川県箱根の伝統工芸品として有名で、200年程の歴史を持ちます。
けん玉は江戸時代から日本で遊ばれていた玩具です。ボールをお皿に乗せたり、けん先に刺したりして遊びます。
※この商品は全て手作りで、模様は様々です。柄はお選び頂けません。