Banshu Sewing Shears with Lacquered Handles (45-191)
These exquisite sewing shears are imbued with the artistry of the traditional craftsmen of the Banshu region at the heart of Hyogo Prefecture.
The smiths of the region's Tanaka Maister Co. have been handcrafting high-quality blades since 1955. Known for their exceptional sharpness and stability, Banshu blades are easy to sharpen, maintaining their original edge.
With handles decorated by our partners at Ehara Lacquer Works of Nagoya, each set of sewing sheers displays the elegance of traditional Buddhist lacquerware typically reserved for shrines and temples. Smooth fitting and easy to use, the warm lacquer handles are as functional as they are beautiful.
Each set of shears comes in a leather case with gilt tassels, protected by a cloth wrapping dyed in the traditional style of textiles of the Banshu region.
Producing Regions : Hyogo × Aichi
※The displayed dimensions are guidelines. There may be some discrepancies with the actual product dimensions.
- Please handle with care as the cutting edge is sharp.
- If the scissors get wet, wipe them off to prevent rust.
- If you forcibly cut a hard object, the blade will not mesh properly and it may damage the blade.
- Dropping or giving a shock may cause damage.
- To prevent the blade from rusting, lightly wipe the blade with a cloth containing oil after use and store it in a case.
- This product is for thread cloth only. Do not use for anything other than thread cloth.
- Since the case is made of genuine leather, it may expand and contract slightly. If it gets wet with water or sweat, it may cause discoloration stains.
- If you are concerned about oil or fingerprints on the lacquer part, gently wipe it off with the attached cloth.
- Avoid storing in hot, humid and direct sunlight as lacquer may discolor.
- Do not polish with a coarse cloth or abrasive as it may cause scratches.
- Lacquer may get irritated depending on your constitution. If you feel any abnormality, discontinue use and consult a doctor.
- Keep out of reach of infants.
Overseas shipping fees
Overseas Shipping fees are determined by country, region, weight, and shipping method.
The weight includes not only the product, but also tare, shipping materials, etc.
Delivery company: DHL
Japan Domestic Shipping Fees
・Japan domestic EXCEPT Hokkaido and Okinawa 550 yen (tax included)
・Hokkaido 880 yen (tax included)
・Okinawa 1,650 yen (tax included)
This is the price for one order to one shipping address.
Delivery company: Sagawa
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