This Bento was made by Japanese brand Hakoya, a company specialized in the design and making of these famous lunch boxes.
This model is Nuri Ajiro, a collection of classic designs. This one in particular has two individual sections with a lid that separates them and a elastic band to put outside and avoid that the Bento gets opened.
The capacity of this bento is 950 ml. divided as follows.
- Upper section: 450 ml.
- Lower section: 500ml.
Nuri Ajiro Bento boxes can be introduced in the microwave and the dishwasher without the covers. In case of putting it in the dishwasher it is recommended to use liquid soap instead of the tablets, in order to safeguard the paint.
Hakoya, the bento culture
Hakoya is a Japanese company well known by its good and nice designs. The whole process is handcrafted, summarizing its philosophy with the motto: “express love through bento”.
In Japan, it is very common that the students and workers bring their own meal to school or work. Bento is part of the daily history of Japan.