This is a dried block of lumber from Okayama Prefecture, cured for 10 to 20 years. It is Kaya, ready to be turned into anything you can imagine.
A warm yellow/orange color, Kaya has super-thin growth lines and nice waves.
This piece features the heartwood of the tree. Please refer to the photos.
You can see handwritten numbers in the photos - these are millimeter measurements. The dimensions are approximately 16cm x 11cm x 11cm
International Seamail shipping from Japan (to almost everywhere) is already included in the purchase price for free - however, this service takes up to 2-3 months. You may upgrade to FedEx shipping by contacting us to pay the additional fee, or by bundling this item with another that already includes Express shipping.