Hyuga Suwabute Clamshell, Moon Grade, Size32, Nachiguro Slate Black Stones included

Hyuga Suwabute Clamshell, Moon Grade, Size32, Nachiguro Slate Black Stones included

SKU: HM-32

The traditional craftsmen made Go stones from Suwabute clamshells, a unique species of clam can be only collected on Okuragahama Beach in Hyuga City, Miyazaki prefecture.

After years of growth, Hyuga clamshells feature its exceptional thickness, and refined striped pattern compare to the other shells. However, Suwabute clamshell is extinct due to depletion, which makes the existing Hyuga Clamshell Go Stones extremely rare and valuable. And that is why they are also called "The Dreamlike Go stones".

 

Regarding the black Go stones, namely Nachiguro, are made in Kumano city of Mie prefecture.

 

Moon Grade has the same striped pattern as the Snow grade and is slightly colored.

  • White Stones

    180pcs

    Thickness: >8.8mm

  • Black Stones

    181pcs

    Thickness: >9.1mm

  • Include

    Spare Go stones (black & white, two of each),

    and Quality Certification

¥180,000Price
The price is expressed in Japanese Yen.