The lid and base are octagonal, arcing out in a straight line.
As the kanji character of number eight looks like folding-fan, it is thought to be auspicious in Japan. The octagonal form, similar to a violin or an acoustic guitar, also reminds us of human body and gives us a sense of ease.
Weighing only about 1 kg, it is small among iron kettles. The inside is not enameled but kama-yaki processed to make it attractive for those expecting iron supplement.
International Shipping Available
All items are eligible for international shipping.
Products are manufactured after receiving orders and will be shipped from Japan in about 1-2 months.
The schedule may be revised depending on destination countries, shipping companies, and changes of customs rules.
About Customs Duties and Taxes
Your purchase price includes the price of the product and shipping costs, but does not include any other fees needed for international shipment, like import taxes, fees, and customs duties.
Please be aware that in all cases you are responsible for paying any import fees applied to your order.
These fees are set in detail for each country and region, and the rules are revised frequently. Please make sure your information is up to date when you place an order.
Refunds due to customs or import/customs issues that are not our responsibility will never be accepted.