Reddish-brown Black. Slight sheen, very smooth flow. Good for small scale writing. Slightly denser black than Gansui and a better value. Made from vegetable oils. Aged 25 years. Recommended by Ewan Clayton. Stick ink can be used for calligraphy and sumi painting. (This is a larger size stick than offered before.) Also called Mujyo-kokuhin. From Boku Undo.
This item is no longer made. We are continuing to look for a new product for grinding colored ink sticks. Any orders received for this gaken dish will be left on back order. You will be contacted when more information is available.
For grinding colored ink sticks. Round unglazed ceramic. 4.25" diameter. Useable on either side. At a minimum have one for dark colors and one for light colors. Boku Undo 209845
Unlike most ink stones, this one has a flat surface for grinding and a deep well to collect the ink. Ideal for dipping nibs.65x124x14mm. Similar to the Penestone Ink Stone, but smaller. Made in Japan of stone with a very dense grain. Boku-Undo Suzuri Ink Stone 24025.