Sake masu (Ichigo 一合)
Sake masu made with Hinoki Cypress!
This sake masu was made in Ogaki city, Gifu prefecture. Ogaki city. The size is 180ml (Ichigo 一合).
No trees were cut specifically for the purpose of making a Masu box. Masu boxes are made by effectively recycling wood that did not meet building material standards because of its shape or size.
The fresh fragrance of the Japanese Cypress has been scientifically proven to have a relaxing and refreshing effect. The scent particles also give this special wood an antibacterial quality, making it an ideal choice for use as kitchenware and bath items.