Urushi Maru is a wooden bento box lacquered with natural urushi in the Yamanakaurushi lacquer tradition which dates over 450 years.
Urushi Maru has a stunning red and black outer lacquer, with the inside showcasing the beautiful woodgrain. The shining lacquer has been carefully and repeatedly applied by experienced hands - a process that involves both patience and expertise. This is a box that you are going to keep and preserve with love for years.
Chic lunchbox or elegant storage box; there are many ways to make use of it!
- Dimensions: Diameter 12 cm (4.7"), Height 10 cm (3.9")
- Material: Natural wood from Japan, Urushi lacquer
- Weight(Box): 370 g
- Capacity: M Size
- NOT micro-wave or dish-washer safe.
- Do not soak in hot or cold water for prolonged periods. Wash with warm water and dry with a soft cloth. To maintain glossiness, wipe gently with a soft cloth after washing. Avoid putting in the refrigerator, under direct sunshine, or in extremely dry places.
- Made in Ishikawa, Japan
Taxes & Customs FeesAs our products are shipped from Japan they may be subject to taxes and to customs fees in the country of delivery. These costs are the customer’s responsibility.
For our customers in the USA:
Most packages with a declared value that is under $2000 USD will be cleared without any fees.
For our customers in Australia:
Orders below $1000 AUD are regarded as 'low value imports' by Australian customs. As of 01 July 2018, customs duties may apply to any goods imported from overseas by consumers in Australia. For more information please visit the Australian customs website.
For our customers in Canada:
Orders above $20 CAN require that you pay the applicable duties and the GST. For more information please visit the Canadian customs website.
For our customers in the EU:
From 1 July 2021, import VAT is payable on all goods entering the EU, irrespective of their value. For goods with a value of more than €150 you will have to pay Customs Duty in addition to import VAT. The customs value on which Customs Duty is calculated is the cost of the goods plus transport (including postage), any insurance and any handling charges to deliver the goods to the EU. The rate of Customs Duty that applies depends on the goods you import.
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.