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  • 10896 masu cup black

Masu Sake Cup - Glossy Black With Gold Edge, 65 g

£2.98
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Drink your sake with authenticity.

Enjoy sake as the shoguns of the Edo period would have done with this masu cup. Made from sturdy resin, this cup is glossy black in colour with a painted gold edge for a hint of elegance. As well as being perfect for day-to-day sake drinking, this cup would also make a handy desk cup for small objects like paper clips or boiled sweets. Cup measures approx. 7.5cm in length, 7.5cm in width, 4.5cm in height. Made in Japan.

ITEM ID: #10896

Background

Masu were standard sake drinking vessels that originated in the Edo shogunate of the 1600s. Nowadays small ceramic or glass cups tend to be used day-to-day, with masu generally being utilised during special occasions and ceremonies. For a great selection of sake bottles and cups, as well as other Japanese serveware, take a look at japancentre.com's Dining section.

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