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Almost Transparent Urushi , Food Safe! Josuke Nakanuri, Kijiro, Nashiji

Almost Transparent Urushi , Food Safe! Josuke Nakanuri, Kijiro, Nashiji


Transparent Urushi are for advanced users which are often mixed with pigments. Please research the difference and choose the best for your purposes.
50g comes in a tube, 20g comes in a brown bottle.
These urushi are NOT totally clear but lightly tinted. Having said that the color will usually not show if you apply very lightly. 

A) Kijiro Urushi:
A nearly  transparent amber lacquer.
The finish is semi-glossy, but polishing brings out the natural luster of the lacquer itself. For top coating.

B)Josuke Nakanuri Urushi:
A nearly  transparent lacquer for the inside. Semi-glossy.
Nakanuri is to lacquer to clean the surface and make it smooth for maki-e. By using the same grade of lacquer as the top-coating urushi, the top-coating can be done easier and beautifully.

C)Nashiji Urushi:
Used for Nashi-ji lacquering. Selected raw lacquer with good transparency is added with a vegetable yellow dye to improve the coloring of gold powder. It is polished to a glossy finish.

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    We cannot be responsible or liable for any damage, injury or health problems that may result or arise from your use of urushi related products and any information obtained from us. 
    Please use at your own risk.

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