A new work of scarlet copper is born! !
A number of exercise copper plates seriously carved one by one by skilled craftsmen who skill the technology.
The copper plate never comes out on the table.
In practice, the feelings of the craftsmen of that time are put in one piece.
Although it may be immature in terms of technology, it does not change to be a memorable copper plate.
It is a handmade one point that breathed a new breath of scarlet copper on its copper plate!
That is "Lamp - AKARI ~".
I'd recommend confidently for gifts for your birthday and anniversary!
The seventh year of marriage is recommended as a ceremonial souvenir ♪
<Scarlet copper of Japanese traditional technique>
【What is scarlet copper】
It is one of the traditional techniques used for decorating weapons since ancient times.
【How to make scarlet copper】
It is a very difficult technique to fix a special scarlet film originally in copper by heating pure copper that has been polished cleanly to the "limit" and rapidly cooling it in an aqueous solution of borax with good timing.
It is a natural coloring that does not use a coloring material (coating) such as glaze or paint. Moreover, we do not use beeswax, abrasives etc at all for finishing.
<A word from a writer>
This time I used a copper plate with a unique impression carved with flowers.
In this work, the light house illuminates the light, the result of conceived the metal nature of copper itself, flower pattern, scarlet color with shades, design which makes them comprehensive.
Striking in a semicircle, flowing beauty of copper streamline. I give expressions to the backlight, scarlet color that attracts my eyes, and this time I stamped the initial "D" in the middle.
Be careful not to let the carving disappear when polishing up to shinefully shining with buffs. Finally it will be work of scarlet copper.
The melting point of copper is 1083 ° C, and the surface is covered with a fire at a temperature close to 1,000 ° C.
It will naturally melt if baked too much. We need technology to make color uniform.
The best red is a very difficult technology.
· Clean polish in pretreatment
· State of fire
· Where to fly (condition of fire on copper plate)
· Identify the color of the metal just before the melting point
· State of aqueous borax solution
· Quickly put in borax (saturated liquid) solution and quickly cool
When all the conditions are satisfied, the scarlet copper of the highest rank is completed.
Material: Pure copper
Size: 23 mm, width 22 mm, thickness 4 mm
Necklace: SV 925 Azuki chain 40 cm (plated finished)
<How to Care>
The color of the scarlet copper is an oxide film.
Please manage the tricks that enjoy the color of the surface for a long time so that the surface does not collide with other objects during use, after use. Also, wiping with a soft cloth can keep the brightness long. It is also advisable to put it in a small bag with a chuck.
<Copper material recommendation point ♪>
· Copper is hard to damage water (it is hard to become cloudy, it is hard to smell)
· Copper is an old name "Akane". It has only "red" color among metals
· It is a material of coins including 10 yen coin, it has familiarity
<Point of a red color item ♪>
In general, the red color represents the meaning of "happy, happy workings, lively," and it is said to be "congratulatory color", "auspicious color".
Shinto shrine temple torii red, red rice, baby, 60th birthday etc ... Let's wear an auspicious red color item.
<Copper wedding ceremony for marriage 7th anniversary>
Copper wedding celebrates its stability by comparing the period of stability, such as family and property, seven years of marriage, to "copper".