Ha-ze Japanese Traditional Candles Box Set
Ha-ze (pronounced "hah zay") is a kind of Japanese lacquer tree that only grows in Japan and the wax squeezed from its wooden fruit has been used to make Japanese candles since the ancient times. Candles made with Ha-ze wax is considered most prized for Japanese traditional candles "wa-rousoku".
Inside the beautiful paper box included are 10 ha-ze candle sticks (size #1) or 8 of #2 candles ready to give as gift. The illustration on the box is of the ha-ze tree.
Ha-ze lacquer tree seed wax candles sticks are handcrafted by artisans using 100% sustainable plant-based ingredients with traditional techniques in Shiga prefecture by Daiyo established in 1914. These candles give very little soot with almost no drip and the flame tends to be bigger and brighter than modern paraffin candles.
No additives, sustainable, vegan and earth friendly. Each candle stick has a small hole at the bottom and it needs to be used on the right size candle stand with a stick that is specially made for Japanese candles. Candle stand does NOT include.
Measurements: Candle (Each, Approx): [Size1] 7.5cm long, thickness at the bottom: 9mm / 10 candles in a box [Size2] 12cm long, 8 candle sticks (burn time 40 mins)
Material: 100% Ha-ze tree seed wax
Burn Time: 30 minutes each. (approx)
Handcrafted in Japan.
Best matching size candle stands for these candles are:
Cast Iron Square Black Candle Stand in Small
Ceramic Square Candle Stand
Cast Iron Candle Stand with a handle
Glass Candle Stand