Soba Choko Cup 220ml, Gunbai

Product Description

Simple yet Dynamic Sumo Referee's Fan

Gunbai is a gyōji(sumo referee)'s  fan to signal his judgment and final decision of the winner during sumo bout. 

Soba Choko multi-use cup

Soba Choko cups were used in the Edo period to hold a dipping sauce to accompany soba buckwheat noodles, hence the name. It is said the patterns of Ko-Imari (Old Imari) Soba Choko cups reach into the tens of thousands.

Nowadays, however, the Japanese commonly use these cups for a variety of things, e.g. cups for soba buckwheat noodles, coffee, green tea, sake, yogurt, fruit, ice cream and can be also used as cup planter. Soba Choko cups are designed well to fit in your hand, easy to stack. In Japan, Soba Choko cups of Arita are often used in restaurants for its variation and durability. Due to the vast array of patterns and sizes available, the cups are especially popular with collectors, who enjoy finding their favorites.

Product code rso0148
Size W 8.5cm x L 8.5cm x H 6.5cm
Capacity 220ml
Material Porcelain (claystone)
Origin Arita, Japan
Maker Riso 
Care

- Oven safe
- Microwave safe
- Freezer safe
- Dishwasher safe
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Note
¥4,000.00 ¥5,000.00

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