This is a limited edition Sake cup. Called a "Masu" in Japan, it is made of wood (Hinoki) and is square (Size: 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 2 inch). There are engravings of Kitaro's name on two sides written in Kanji.
For an authentic Japanese experience, drink your sake from the Masu cup. Originally designed to measure rice, Masu cups became popular throughout rural Japan. Made of unvarnished Hinoki wood, it is believed to have natural antibiotic properties and relaxation effectiveness with its natural aromaticity. Square cup holds 180ml (6 fl oz).
How to maintain
* The cup will be cleaned when it is shipped. Wood chips are no harm.
* When you clean, please wipe it with wet towel and dry well. Do not soak in water as it will damage it.