3 Sun 18 Steps

This puzzle box is opened by 18 steps. The design is Traditional Yosegi (top and bottom panels).The Japanese puzzle box is made from only wood. This design puzzle box is made only by OKA CRAFT.
*Marquetry (yosegi) patterns of top and bottom panels are differed by each puzzle boxes.
Product Code: 3S18S
In stock
VAT 24 %
76,00 €

Description

In Hakone and Odawara district of Kanagawa Prefecture, is known as "Traditional puzzle box (Trick box)." It is one of the woodwork handed down from old times in Japan. The origin goes back even to the Meiji era (1868). These structures inherit the technology from the Karakuri house of the Ninja in the Edo period (1800s). The trick box, with its advance technological aspects, requires perseverance to manufacturer. This is Bushido (Samurai) spirits. Despite its intellectually fascinating design and function. The trick box is anything but mechanical. The feel and sound by which the wood runs are simple and gentle. This is the charm of the Japanese puzzle box.