Brass Bottle Opener - Frame
|PLACE||Takaoka, Toyama prefecture|
|PROCESS||Takaoka Brass Ware|
The Frame Brass Bottle Opener is a practical kitchen tool and a beautifully crafted object of art. It is a collaboration between product designer Masanori Oji and one of the oldest brassware manufacturers in Japan, Futagami. Futagami has been producing handcrafted brass and bronze items for over 100 years in Toyama prefecture. The Frame Bottle Opener is made from cast solid brass. The outside surface is brushed to a satin finish while the inner surface has a rough texture. As you use it over the years, it will gain a refined and antique look.