3 styles of wrought iron mosquito coil holders: (from left): flower, square, cross.
Wrought iron mosquito coil holder in square with a mosquito coil on a square incense holder tray.
Close up of a wrought iron mosquito coil holder in flower.
Close up of a wrought iron mosquito coil holder in cross.
Close up of a wrought iron mosquito coil holder in square.
3 styles of wrought iron mosquito coil holders: (from left) B (flower), A (square), C(cross).

Wrought Iron Mosquito Coil Holder - Outline

Regular price $ 27.00
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These elegantly shaped mosquito coil holders are made by Chika Shibazaki, a blacksmith who creates wrought iron objects in her small studio outside Tokyo. Each holder has a flat tip that fits perfectly in the center slit of the mosquito coil.

The base is hammered to create a textured surface. These mosquito coil holders are an excellent example of how superb craftsmanship creates beauty in everyday objects.

Specifications

  • Hand forged iron with beeswax finish
  • Approx. 1¾” - 2¼” (length of base), 1⅜” - 1½” (height)

 Who Makes It

Chika Shibazaki works from a converted old house by a railroad track. The small, dark studio is accentuated by a tall furnace. She creates practical and decorative objects small and large, with the aim of making iron wares for everyday use and enjoyment.