Hand hammered Aged Copper Canister

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The smooth airtightness of the lid and inner lid protects tea leaves from moisture. This is a classic style canister with hand hammered design and a patina character that will become richness and depth with usage.

This will make your everyday tea time all the more enjoyable. This item is a beautiful creation of advanced skills of Japanese metalcraft artisans. 

●Materials: copper, inner-surface tin plating

●Size: Diameter 75 x H112mm, [Capacity] approx. 150-160g of sencha (weight differs depending on type of tea leaf)

●Weighs  210g

●Made in Tsubame, Niigata Prefecture

●Usage Precautions:

・As copper has good heat conduction be careful as hot drinks can cause burns.

・The outer side of the item has been baked with a transparent lacquer to prevent discolouration during distribution. Please use the item as it is.

・When using for the first time, add kitchen detergent and wash well with a sponge etc. Rinse well and then use.

・Avoid dishwasher.

●Regarding Care:

・After cleaning in water using a soft cloth or sponge and mild detergent, finish off washing using hot water, drain and then dry.

・Steel scourers, scouring powders etc may damage the surface so do not use them.

・Should blue/green oxidation occurs, wet a cloth with a solution that contains the same amount of vinegar and water, and then rub to remove.

・After, wash with kitchen detergent, rinse and then wipe off the moisture.