Brand: Torii Kanaami
4,000 yen ($25.48 USD)

Copper wire chakoshi (tea strainer) hand-woven in the traditional kiku-dashi (chrysanthemum) and kikko-ami (tortoise shell)pattern. The strainers tight mesh is idea for straining fine teas.

Torii Kanaami (Torii Metal Weaving Craft) is the oldest wire metal weaving shop and manufacturer in Kyoto. Since their founding in 1889, the Torii family have been manufacturing a range of netted wire goods from woven netting used in the shrines, temples and traditional townhouses (Machiya) of Kyoto to utensils used for traditional Japanese cuisine and tea preparation.


  • Dimensions: L 18.5cm x W 7cm
  • Weight: 37g
  • Material: Copper
  • Product No: TOR-02-2
  • Made in Japan