Clouds drift silently, illuminated by a golden full moon. These chopstick rests are modeled upon the “floating world” or Ukiyo-e art of Japan, and will add an element of grace to any table. Each chopstick in this set has been carved from natural Beechwood by craftsmen in the town of Wakasa, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. The octagonal shape reflects the Japanese reverence for the auspicious number 8, for on its side resembles the universal symbol for eternity. Size φ44×H6mm（Moon） W65×24×H5mm （Cloud） 230mm / 210mm（Chopsticks） W310×75×H30mm（Box） Materia Porcelain / Hasami Ware, Japan (Chopstick Rests) Beech wood / Wakasa, Japan(Chopsticks) **Instructions for Use** Chopstick rests ・Please wash thoroughly before use. ・Wash with a soft cloth or sponge using a dishwashing detergent that has been diluted in lukewarm water. ・Please use with care as sudden changes in temperature may cause the rests to crack. ・Please refrain from sliding this rest over table surfaces as it may cause scratches. Chopsticks ・Please wash with hot or cold water after every use, and dry with a soft cloth. ・Please keep out of direct sunlight, as this may cause changes in the color and / or shape. ・Although these chopsticks have been sealed with a thin urethane coating, please refrain from soaking these chopsticks in water for prolonged periods of time. As well, do not scrub or polish these chopsticks with a scrubbing brush.