With a bright polish at first, these brass pieces will gradually gets darker to reveal a distinctive patina over the course of many years. The work is sand-cast, giving each piece a sandy textured surface called 'IHADA.' This texture, with variations in color and marks unique to 'IHADA' is proof of solid brass.
Large: 8.375" x 3.5" x .5"
Medium: 5.5" x 3.5" x .5"
Small: 3.5" x 2.75" x .5"
The Maker: Futagami, a brass foundry founded in Takaoda, Japan in 1897, creates this elegant line of accessories using a material with a long history of use in the arts, becoming even more beautiful and elegant with everyday use and living.