Nodate Mug is hand carfted in Japan Aizu, Each mug is crafted from a single piece of wood and all hand painting with traditional Japan lacquer layer by layer, it do take time to make one mug. Light weight, it can hold hot or cold drinks and the wall wont conduct any temperature on it..
I do own 4 mugs from this brand. however i find this size is the best match for use in outdoor!!
Each mug come with a cotton sack.
The Maker voice: (translated by google)
Anywhere in the outdoors, easy and fun-to-use Aizu lacquerware.
Enough to familiar is lacquer use, deepens the color.
Lacquer in the field ~ Authentic Japan
Tea ceremony in outdoors and banquet hall, which has been popular since ancient history in Japan.
Nodate Mug brand is a new concept on the of lacquerware for "lacquer of living & play" .
The bounty of nature, wood and lacquer to design combine with it, living tools that remake with authentic techniques.
Gentle touch of lacquer ware, had been forgotten in today's life, makes me aware of the way people relate to people and the Earth.
**Price includes international shipping **