Kumamoto traditional crafts “Kutami Shibu Uchiwa”. It is a fan with a simple and beautiful finish that draws attention.
The expansive shape of the “Sensen” was devised for writing calligraphy. It is an elegant gem that was used habitually in tea rooms.
By coating the surface with persimmon tannin extracted from green unripe persimmons (bean persimmons), the Japanese paper is kept strong and acts as an insect repellent. It is colored with blue ink and finished with persimmon tannin.
As an auspicious item, it can be used widely for souvenirs and gifts.
Size : 37.5 × 25.5 cm
Weight : 28 g
Material : bamboo, Japanese paper
Country : Japan