Japanese Lidded Wooden Hitsu Bucket Vtg Sawara Cypress Water Rice Storage BK22
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Vintage Japanese Wooden Hitsu Bucket
This is a traditional Japanese lidded wooden bucket called hitsu made for storing water, rice, or other food products. It is also commonly used for making pickles. Stout, sturdy, and a natural cypress brown color, it is made from precisely cut slats of sawara cypress wood held together by four thin twisted copper metal wires via tension. This beautiful classic piece is also perfect for adding traditional flair to any home or office decor.
Item weight: 949 grams
Packed weight: 1749 grams
Approx. 27 cm wide x 16.5 cm tall x 12 cm deep
Good condition considering its age. Some marks. Split in bucket. Wear and tear due to age. Please see the photos.
We acquired this item from an old family estate sale in Gifu, Japan
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About Us: We are Dan and Maiko. Since moving to Japan in 2001, we have gained a vast knowledge of Japanese antiques and vintage items and we are happy to bring you many beautiful items from Japan. If you have any questions don't hesitate to get in touch with us.