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The Shibayama technique

The Shibayama technique

Shibayama is a Japanese town in Chiba prefecture. Shibayama is an art form originating from Japan. It involves lacquering objects with semi-precious materials, in a very particular style. Objects that are generally vases, boxes and cases for katanas. These objects made in the Meiji era *, due to their delicacy and preciousness, are highly valued […]

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