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Kuro-kaki Tea Caddy -NSC-KG-006

Kurokaki, black persimmon, tea caddy has finally arrived!
This tea caddy is made from truly rare Kuro-kaki (black persimmon) with beautiful black- and white-colored natural designs.
Kuro-kaki need to be dried up under open air for many years to be ready used as material for wooden artifacts. It is extremely difficult to handle this wood since white and black part has different shrinkage factors, that may often result in cracking during the drying process.
Before processing into tea caddy, craftsmen have to shave the thin surface of Kuro-kaki little by little and dry it out. He repeat this process 4 to 5 times to form the tea caddy.
As it is thoroughly dried and carefully finished by craftsman, it will not deform after many years of use. It will be able to keep air tightness for a long time. The container cover smoothly and spontaneously fit to the position.
Entire body of the caddy, including inner lid, is made from Kuro-kaki (black persimmon) wood.*Please check in the photo image.
This product has simple but very beautiful natural patterns in bold black lines, which looks like true brush writing, that is very specific to Kurokaki products. Natural wood design and the black and white color contrast produces premium feel with deep and pleasant resonance.
It is perfect to contain not only green tea, but also black tea, coffee beans, and any other food stuff that do not like humidified atmosphere.
* Branding iron seal at the bottom to prove the work of Mr. Takashi NISHIKAWA.
Size/Wooden Tea Caddy:Hight 127mm × Diameter about 64mm
Paulownia box:Length 152mm× Width 91mm× Hight 86mm
Actual shipping cost shall be coved by the customer.
●Precautions for Use
  • Please handle the cup with the utmost care. Strong impact may result in cracking or chipping of the cup.
Product NamePriceQuantityStock
Kuro-kaki Tea CaddyKuro-kaki Tea Caddy
38,000JPYSold OutUnavailable
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How to Order

  1. Order from shopping cart on our website
  2. Order by E-mail
    Please E-mail us your name, address, product(s), and payment method.
    E-mail address : customer@kurokigoishi.co.jp
  3. Order by phone
    Tel : +81-(0)982-54-2531

Payment Method

  1. Payment by credit card
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    * We do not accept installment payments for overseas customers. Thank you for your kind understanding.
  2. UnionPay Online Payment
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  4. Bank transfer
    Bank information Swift code is FKBKJPJT.
    Fukuoka Bank, Miyazaki Branch, Ordinary Account, #413084 Kurokigoishiten Co., Ltd.
    Our bank account name is Kurokigoishiten Co., Ltd.
    * Handling charge shall be covered by the customer.

Shipping Method

  1. Domestic shipping: Sagawa Express
    Shipping charge 1,000 JPY all over Japan (fixed rate)
    For those customers who purchase over 20,000JPY/order, we would like to cover the shipping charge.
    * Extra charge for cash on delivery will be added.
  2. Overseas shipping : Express Mail Service (EMS), Air Mail (Air), Surface Air Lifted (SAL), Surface (Sea)
    Shipping charge Actual expense
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    * We will not be able to deliver our products to some countries and regions. When you cannot find your shipping charge on our site, please directly contact us.
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    Note for the Packing Cost
    The overseas shipping charge is to be calculated based on the total weight of your order. Please kindly understand we will add 10% of the total weight for this calculation, which includes packing cost, insurance fee, and handling charge for overseas shipping service. Thank you.

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  • In some cases, we need to dispatch in two or more shipments depending on the number and size of your orders. In such cases, our company will cover any additional shipping costs.

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Returns or Exchange

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E-mail : customer@kurokigoishi.co.jp

We would like to exchange the defective product immediately. Please return the product at customer expense. We will refund you the shipping charge after we confirm the defect.
If same product is not available or the products is a limited edition, we will refund you both product and shipping charge after we confirm the defect.