Torisan (Champagne)

5,000 yen ($31.71 USD)

Torisan - Nambu Tekki Bird Ornament/ Paperweight (2pc Set)
The pair of nambu tekki birds were designed as small weights but also make wonderful decorative ornaments.
Iwashimizu-san produced this special version of the Torisan, hand colored with a white and gold (Champagne) finish. The pair of small birds come packaged in a kiri wood box.

Hisao Iwashimizu
Kukan Chuzo founder, Hisao Iwashimizu, is not only a skilled ironware craftsman, but he also possesses a keen design sensibility. Working in the traditional Japanese craft of Nambu Tetsu, his creations are understated and minimalist in form, while having rich textures and exquisite curves.

1964 Born in Morioka City, Iwate Prefecture
1989 Design Company T Glover
1992 Iwachu Co., Ltd.
1996 Participated in the establishment of Roji Associates Co.
2000 Exhibited at MOMA SHOP, Museum of Modern Art, New York
2009 Established the workshop Kukan Chuzo


  • Dimensions: W 5.3cm x D 2.5cm x H 3cm
  • Weight: 85g
  • Material: Iron
  • Product No: KUK-130-2
  • Made in Japan