| Japanese Sizing:|
Mame means miniature. 1 mame or 1 sun boxes are about 3cm in length. The sun measurement does not describe height or width, only length.
1 sun = 3cm
Box Care & Cleaning:
Japanese Puzzle Boxes are called "himitsu-bako" in Japan, which translates to "Personal Secret Box". The first Japanese wooden puzzle boxes were designed over 100 years ago in the Hakone region of Japan. The mountains in this region are known for their amazing variety of trees. Japanese wooden puzzle boxes take advantage of these natural wood colors and textures to produce their elaborate geometric patterns.The techniques used to make these wooden puzzle boxes have been used for generations in Japan and have been surpassed by none.
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