Tea: Napkin

paper napkin

Paper Napkin

Included in Tea Ceremony box

  • Description: Paper napkins, kaishi,  are used when the guest is given sweets from the host at a tea ceremony. They act as a plate for the sweets. Natural wood chopsticks, kuromoji, are cleaned with the corner of the paper after they are used to transfer the sweets as a sign of cleanliness.
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