FUTAGAMI Brass stationery tray

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  • Designed by Masanori Oji and made by Futagami, Japan.

    Founded in 1897, FUTAGAMI has a long history of making brass artifacts used in the Buddhist traditions. Brass products gradually change their colour over the course of many years dues to oxidisation. The longer they are used, the richer they become.

    Three kinds of brass stationery trays with a crude casting surface, which can be arrayed neatly in a rectangular shape. Can be used as trays for your favorite jewelries.


    dimensions (mm):

    Brass IHADA Stationery Tray L w210 x d87 x h13
    Brass IHADA Stationery Tray M w140 x d87 x h13
    Brass IHADA Stationery Tray S w87 x d70 x h13


    material(s):

    Brass


    descriptions:

    The small size tray can be used for clips or erasers. The medium size is for name cards or memo papers. And, the large size can be used as a pen or money tray. The upper face of the tray is IHADA-finished, a crude casting surface. The tray gradually changes its color over the course of years due to oxidization. The longer it is used, the richer and subtler it becomes.

     

  • "Futagami," a brass foundry founded in the city of Takaoka, Toyama Pref., Japan in 1897 launched a brass livingware brand named "FUTAGAMI."

    Brass has long been used in various fields such as metal fittings for architecture, ships, and furniture as it has corrosion resistance property and moderate workability.

    It has a long history as a material for arts and crafts or Buddhist altar equipment as its texture is gentle with an elegant luster.

    Brass products gradually change their color over the course of many years due to oxidization. The longer they are used, the richer and subtler they become, dissolving into the human heart and the environment.

    Enjoy this loving, brass livingware for many years to come.