Miniatuart, made in Kyoto
Simply cut out and glue together!
With these kits of laser-cut paper pieces you can create intricate 3-D scenes from Japan and Studio Ghibli movies. Established in 1963 in Kyoto, Japan, Sankei began by creating models of historic architecture for museum exhibitions and this “museum-level” attention to detail is reflected in their Miniatuart models.
Miniatuart | Spirited Away: Engacho
Miniatuart | Spirited Away: Engacho
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Miniatuart | Spirited Away: Engacho features an iconic scene from the magical film Spirited Away, where Boh, transformed into a mouse, and soot sprites imitate Chihiro and Kamaji doing the folk custom hand gesture of "engacho".
- Officially approved by Studio Ghibli
- Scale: Nonscale
- Dimensions of initial product: 6 x 6 x 6cm
- Dimensions of assembled paper craft: 6 x 6 x 10.6 cm
- Difficulty level: Easy
- Material: paper
- Recommended for ages 12 years and older.
- Assembly time required: about 2 hours.
- Made in Kyoto, Japan.
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Carrier handling fees are typically $10 to $20.
To minimize fees, we recommend selecting the ePacket shipping method and not the Express Shipping Method.
We understand that custom fees are worrying for some of you. We hope that you are reassured by the fact that, when buying on Bento&co, you really are ordering direct from Japan- getting authentic and original Japanese items that are not easily found anywhere else.
For Express Shipping: FedEx, UPS and DHL usually send an invoice a few days after delivery where as EMS (JP Post shipped, delivered by your National Post) generally charges the required sum at delivery.
For Registered & Economy Shipping: Your national carrier will generally bill you when applicable.
What are the instructions like?
The instructions are in Japanese but they are basically a series of diagrams and are easy to follow.
If you lose your physical instructions and would like a PDF version, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we would be happy to help you out!
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