In Japan, the crane is known as the kittsho no tori, or bird of good fortune. Crane motifs are used for special occasions such as wedding and New Year. In particular, pairs of cranes symbolize a happy relationship and so are perfect gifts to give couples for weddings or anniversaries. These Gold Leaf Crane Chopstick Rests are made with traditional Mino-yaki (Mino ware pottery), produced in Gifu Prefecture. Classic yet chic, these chopstick rests make fine ornaments as well as practical utensils for your chopsticks during a meal.
The Gold Leaf Crane Chopstick Rests features: