Jusanya in Tokyo

Jusanya in Tokyo

Product Description

Jusanya in Tokyo
Tsuge (boxwood) kanzashi from 13-ya (Jusanya) in Tokyo (found in 1736)

Simple (top) and carved (bottom)

<font color="006400">Tsuge (Boxwood) Comb
Famous combs in Japan are made of boxwood (Tsuge-gushi). The combs are usually soaked in camellia oil to keep their shine for many years. They also prevent static electricity from developing.

Beppu, new wave tsuge-gushi making

Satsuma, one of best boxwood produce area.

Hiroshima Masao, he is a No. 1 artisan of tsuge-gushi making in Japan. You can tell differences when you use his.