Whenever a city hosts the Olympics, it tries to promote its culture and the official Games merchandise always plays a big part in this. Japan is, of course, doing the same but if you are looking for an item that truly says "Tokyo Olympics 2020" and "Japanese culture" at the same time, in one sophisticated breath, then the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Kutani Ceramic Tea Canister is an excellent choice. And not only because it is a practical a tea canister and tea is one of the country's most famous drinks.
The designers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Kutani Ceramic Tea Canister have combined two types of craftsmanship from the western prefecture of Ishikawa: the Kutani-style porcelain and urushi (lacquerware) from the Yamanaka area. And the result, coming in two elegantly traditional colors (deep red or green) and with a charming cherry blossom pattern on the lid, is a wonderful piece of wood and porcelain ware that will make your everyday domestic life so much more beautiful. Moreover, it is also a unique item of Olympic Games merchandise (yes, with the logo and everything) that you will treasure for years.
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