Dominate and control your food with chopsticks based on the swords of HIDEYOSHI TOYOTOMI*! Based on the bold and striking appearance of Hideyoshi's red, black, and gold colored weapon, these chopsticks also include the samurai's crest stamped into the kashiri, or pommel, of the utensils. As a special bonus, included is a chopstick case and rest featuring Toyotomi's family crest. Designed for eating rather than fighting, these sword-like chopsticks are 9 inches long and fully safety tested and fun for the whole family. With the release of this set, you can complete your collection of chopsticks based on the swords of the three famous founders who united and ruled all of Japan: Nobunaga Oda, Hideyoshi Toyotomi, and Ieyasu Tokugawa!
Includes a bonus chopstick case and chopstick rest featuring Hideyoshi Toyotomi's family crest.
*Toyotomi Hideyoshi (February 2, 1536 or March 26, 1537 - September 18, 1598) was a daimyo, warrior, great general and politician of the Sengoku period. He unified the political factions of Japan. He succeeded his former liege lord, Oda Nobunaga, and
brought an end to the Sengoku period. The period of his rule is often called the Momoyama period, named after Hideyoshi's castle. He is noted for a number of cultural legacies, including the restriction that only members of the samurai class could bear arms. Hideyoshi is regarded as Japan's second "great unifier"