The planing process, which brings out the luster of the wood surface and increases its water resistance, involves many steps. Craftsmen say, "The skin of a tree and the skin of a person are very similar." This is a high-quality tub made using traditional techniques handed down from the Edo period.
This item is usually shipped in 3 business days. If out of stock, we will inform you of the estimated shipping date.
*The grain and color of the wood vary from piece to piece.
*Please understand that there may be a hole of about 1mm which is made when the wood is fixed during the manufacturing process.
*Though some oily-dirt like stain may appear on the surface of the wood, these are natural resin in wood and is harmless to the human body.
*Each differs in texture.
*There may be some holes of a diameter around 1mm created during the production process when the wood has to be fixed.
*Though some resin may appear on the surface of the wood, creating a spot similar to oily dirt, since these are resin included inside Kiso Sawara cypress, it is harmless to the human body.
Price: 2,900 JPY
Founded in 1973 in Nagano, Japan. Utilizes Kiso's raw timbers that are about 100 to 300 years old, and produces a variety of products, including traditional wooden products as well as wooden handicrafts perceived from a new point of view.