Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets
Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets
Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets
Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets
Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets
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Furuya paper Oil Blotting paper five sheets

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This is the rare and valuable product which is very hard to obtain.

What is Furuya paper ?  It is a byproduct produced in the process of producing pure gold leaf.

Gold leaves are beaten tens of thousands times with a malet and thinly stretched. Ganpi paper (a kind of Japanese paper) is put onto gold leaf  at that time. the papers are used as beating papers for many years. It is called Furuya paper.

It has been used as the finest "Blotting Paper" from ancient times.

Roots of goods that are made as a paper and the oil in various forms in the modern, is this "Furuya paper". Could you tell us the the piece of gold leaf is a little left on the surface? Was actually used for gold strike is the traces of "beat sheet". When is the gilt-handed craftsman is there seal makes a gilt-handed, it is what you press to confirm thousands of pieces to put alternately eyes of paper that sandwich the gold leaf. For use in gold strike, and are made over time and effort by the pretty charged to the beat paper itself. Over the Japanese paper of Ganpi about two weeks marinated in lye and egg white, it will be something that can be used as a summary out paper then 3 million times more by performing a blank firing. It seems the more you say "craftsman two people out paper making to one gilt-handed craftsman". Been shattered the fibers of the paper after the gold leaf beating, was born the characteristics of excellent oil absorption of your skin. When a very good condition to your face-lift to maiko of Gion, It is a famous story of went widespread. Looking for having worked as many years out paper is a little bad, is comfortable to use is quite good. Moisture without sucked more than necessary, I feel that will remove the excess sebum. Ganpishi used for many years in order to make the finest of gold leaf beating is difficult to enter the very hand that the original is valuables. Wrapped tail Tatou paper to will deliver. If you could isolate a single Furuya paper in 6 equal parts, you will just easy-to-use size. Please certainly once try your comfort of the "Honmamon ".

Skills of its founding in 1897, four generations followed tradition

Terashima Yasutaro Syouten, since its inception in 1897, has continued the production of gold silver yarn much in Kyoto. Currently, including the Kyoto local traditional industries, traditional Japanese crafts and in various provinces of the country, in such couture kimono either textile industry, Terashima's gold silver yarn and gilt, such as vapor deposition film has been used . "Along with the changing times, technology and materials associated with the production of gold and silver yarn has also changed in various ways. It is a matter of course to go been making gold and silver yarn to keep the old traditions and texture, seeking new texture and technology , also go give suggestions to everyone, I believe is our major role of. "(Terashima)

Until the gold and silver yarn can be.

The "gold and silver yarn", this gold leaf and metal vapor deposition film was thin cut, it core yarn (mainly silk, polyester yarn, rayon yarn) is what you gave close to the spiral shape. Production of gold and silver yarn, because it uses the lacquer and gold leaf, humidity control, temperature control is very important, also part by craftsmen many, from the beginning of the process, and finished over a time of about 1 and a half months . 1. On top of the mount of Japanese paper, I will pull the lacquer evenly. 2. On top of the paper, we will press one by one manually gold leaf. 3. The resulting gold leaf and paper, I will continue to cut thin. 4. A thin cut the gold leaf of paper, yarn, such as silk to become core, I'll put the spiral. 5. Steamed with steam, it is completed established a thread muscle. photo by Kyoto gold and silver thread Industrial Association

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Size: about 19cm ~ 19cm Weight: