**KEYAKI & Maple, Wood Carving Acorn Bookmark**
Material: Brass (Gold)
Leather strap: White
Body: KEYAKI; Cup of Acorn: Maple
Size: abt. 30mm (1 inch)
A beautiful acorn with bright colored KEYAKI and whitish colored Maple with simple stripe carving.
Decorated with White leather strap and Gold-colored brass plate.
KEYAKI: Japanese Zelkova. A hardwood, quite popular wood for furniture or sculpture in Japan. It has a beautiful grain and when buffed, it takes a polish.
[ About customizing ]
Custom Bookmark with different wooden acorn is also available. (Extra charge, JPY500)
To make custom orders with wooden acorns, please contact us.
[ How to Care ]
-Finished with natural wax.
-Wipe with a dried soft cloth for daily care.
-If it is wet with water, wipe off immediately and dry.
-If the surface gets too dried, Wipe with a soft cloth lightly moistened with Walnut oil. (If not, vegetable oils such as rapeseed oil or olive oil will be fine.)
-Polish with oil will cause the change of color or texture.
[ Notice ]
- It is simply finished to enjoy color of wood. You can also enjoy the changes in texture as well used with care.
- Each one has individual differences, If you would like to choose one by your self, please contact us. We will show you a photo of our stock.
- Please note that the color might be different from what you see, it depends on the monitor you see.
- We are selling our items at some other sites, shops and events, therefore it might be sold out even it is shown here.
[About gift box]
We have FREE and CHARGED GIFT BOX.
Shitamachi Lab's tiny wooden sculptures -wooden acorns- are designed and created to be "Art piece to carry around".
Tiny tiny acorns are carved and finished by the artist's hand with arranged Japanese traditional wood lathe techniques and delicate carving techniques. The body and the cup of acorn are strongly connected with tenon. You can wear them either everyday or special occasions.