Yamagata Cast Iron Kettles with Wooden Handles
This is a series of iron cast kettles with a moulded plywood handle. The materials of iron and wood suit each other very fittingly.
The folded plywood handles are very strong, durable and functional. On the kettles lid, the wooden knob is designed for ease of use and . The cast iron kettles inside has a burnt finish of lacquer; the iron kettle has a finishing of bisque.
The bottom of the kettle is a flat design and can be used on either an electric cooker or an electric range stove.
The modern designed kettle which is made with a traditional technique that is suited for a modern lifestyle. The hot water which is boiled by a cast iron kettle is able to erase almost all chlorine from tap water; so the water will be mild, have no smell and will be tasty hot water.
The hot water will have iron, which is a merit to be able to take iron naturally as we need it for our body.
You can enjoy tasty hot tea with a hint of healthy iron. The iron of hot water and tannin of tea react together to make an enjoyable tasty tea.
size | 18.8 x 14.8 x 18.4cm
material | cast iron
Capacity | 1.4L
Weight | 2000g
Made in Japan (Yamagata)
“Chushin kobo” is a studio proposing the traditional beauty of casting transmitted to Japan due to Masuda's design to today's lifestyle.
Traditional crafting is not inherently conservative, but in that era it is a very innovative combination of hard and soft.
As a living tool that traditional craft gives richness and happiness to people's lives, a new tradition can be built by having modernity.
Chushin kobo is a creative workshop that creates a universal design centering on castings with seeds of Japanese culture.