Water bird of Lake Biwa

This is a paperweight of a water bird of Lake Biwa.

It is made of a copper alloy called Biwaite, which is small but heavy.

It is made of a copper alloy called Biwarite, which is small but has a heavy weight.

It is just the right size to keep documents and receipts on it.

The finished product is a shiny pink gold color, but it will age with use, and the more you use it, the darker it will become.
The more you use it, the more you will love it.

This product is manufactured by a valve casting company, a major industry in Hikone City, Shiga Prefecture.
It is made of Biwalite, an environmentally friendly copper material that is lead-free.

 

 

Date

2012年1月27日

Category

Design, Product