Seki Sewing Shears with Lacquered Handles (Tamenuri) (45-265)
Fine Shears Made in Seki the City of cutlery and The Handles are Finished with Lacquer Coatings
These shears are made in Seki City, Gifu Prefecture, the city of cutlery. The handle is coated with lacquer by a lacquer artisan of Buddhist altar arts in Aichi Prefecture, creating a lacquered scissors with a noble luster.
Tamenuri is a deep brown color produced by applying layers of transparent lacquer on top of vermilion lacquer.
The layers of lacquer bring out a translucent luster and depth. Beautiful luster and tasteful shine will appear as the years go by, and the smooth texture unique to lacquer will fit comfortably in your hand. The light and stable cutting edge is made of durable and rust-resistant Japanese stainless steel.
▼Comes with genuine leather sheath
▼Includes a cleaning cloth for care
Lacquer｜Ehara Lacquer Works／ Aichi
Lacquer factory founded in 1970 in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. They mainly make lacquer items and Buddhist altars for temples and households. In recent years, they have been producing various lacquered works other than traditional Buddhist altars.
A cutlery manufacturer established in 1933 in Seki City, Gifu Prefecture, one of Japan's leading cutlery towns. The reliable quality was born from the outstanding technology and abundant knowledge cultivated through history. Their products have pleasant sharpness that cannot be found anywhere else.
All measurements are for reference. Please note in advance that the actual dimensions and weight of the product may slightly vary.