Wooden Cutting Board – Magnolia

An expertly crafted magnolia wood cutting board from Hida-Takayama, Gifu Prefecture.

£65.00 per item

Hida-Takayama is a centre of wooden furniture production in Japan and has a well-established reputation for expert carpentry. The predominantly mountainous area of Hida is densely forested and home to hundreds of tree species.
These cutting boards were made of hōnoki, magnolia wood, just one of the wood types available in the local forests, and show off the wood’s distinctive properties. Each cutting board is carefully handmade and coated with perilla oil to highlight the one-of-a-kind woodgrain of the tree from which it is made. Hōnoki is one of the most commonly used tree species in the Hida region for making household objects, and it is known for its softness and light weight.

Handwashing recommended.
Dry thoroughly after washing to prevent mould.


L36 cm x W14 cm

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