A small hourglass for tea brewing made using crushed sand from Uji, Kyoto, Japan. The timer elapses 90 seconds, appropriate for brewing sencha, or turn over once to brew gyokuro (360 seconds). Made as a collaboration between Asahiyaki and Maker Tokyo Glass Crafts.
Materials: glass, Asahiyaki pottery sand
Made in Uji, Kyoto, Japan.
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