Hibiki 'Echo' Windchime by Kyujo

This wind bell is produced by Kyujo, a maker of singing bowls. It has a gentle and very long lasting sound. The wind bell is made of a special alloy mainly consisting of copper.

 

Materials

Bell: Copper alloy with Glow finish

Washi paper wind catch

●Size : Φ 46 × height 25 mm 

Paper strip size: 40 × 200 mm

●Weight: approx. 70.5g

●Made in: Toyama Prefecture Takaoka City

Kyujo Co. Ltd is a long established Japanese manufacturer for temple bells and religious accessories since 1907. In their contemporary products, there are fine examples of  combination of both Buddhist culture of Japan and tremendous efforts of generations of craftsman who developed the traditional techniques of metal works.

The sounds of their bells can be heard all over Japan, at schools, trains, station melodies and in music productions. The tunes are also played inside the Shinkansen trains and trains stations.