Yoshiko Okamoto

Box for sweets made in heat welding method. “Shining wind”

  • Metalwork
  • Presented in 2013
  • H 12.5 x W 18.5 x D 14.0 cm
  • Sold Out

Category Metalwork
Year Presented 2013
Dimensions H 12.5 x W 18.5 x D 14.0 cm
Collection of Private Owner
Exhibition The 60th Japan Traditional Kōgei Exhibition

  • Hard soldering

    Hard soldering (hagiawase) is a technique used join together different types of metal sheet. The technique makes it possible to create metalwork with striped or patchwork patterns. Once joined, the artisan may continue to shape the metal with a hammer.