Welcome. This site is a directly managed online-shop of OKA CRAFT (Craftsman Hiroyuki Oka). We specialize in Japanese puzzle boxes (Himitsu-Bako)!

14 steps Yosegi Mame 1 sun Japanese puzzle box Himitsu-bako 4580685041032 [m14yh]

14 steps Yosegi Mame 1 sun Japanese puzzle box Himitsu-bako 4580685041032 [m14yh]

Price: US$38.00(tax included)


Item description

Gimmick for opening the puzzle box : 14 steps (Easy open. Simple gimmick)

Moving panels and Slide keys : 4 panels / no keys

Outside size : 1.7x1.2x1.06 inch (43x30x27mm) << Very Tiny
Inside storage space size : about 18 x 22 x 13 mm

Marquetry(yosegi) patterns differ by each puzzle box.

Include Description (solution sheet) and the gift box

Very tiny Japanese puzzle box. This is most small puzzle box in Hakone, Japan.
This puzzle box is opened by 14 steps (open little by little in order). The Japanese puzzle box is made from only wood. Mame is meaning a "Beans" in Japanese. so it is meaning This puzzle box is Small like a beans.
The design is Traditional Yosegi-zaiku in Hakone, the pattern is differed by each boxes.
This tiny puzzle box is made only by OKA CRAFT.

"The Japanese puzzle box (Himitsu-bako) is made only of wood, environmentally-friendly products. This a one of traditional art work of Japan. The origin goes back even to the Edo and Meiji era (1800s) in Japan. It has been handed down by the very few craftsmen. I am crafting full-time these puzzle boxes by myself. I had training for 10 years and I'm crafting these Japanese puzzle boxes and Yosegi-zaiku for over 20 years. All items are made in my workshop and shipped to you directly. I will promise that all boxes are of good quality. My Puzzle boxes will move smoothly, because I will check and test all puzzle boxes before shipping. If you have a question, Please feel free to ask me anything. Thank you!. Hiroyuki Oka"

The puzzle box outside (Length) size : 1 sun (Mame / 4.3cm / 1.70inch) , 2 sun (6.0cm / 2.35inch) , 3 sun (9.0cm / 3.54inch) , 4 sun (11.6cm / 4.56inch) , 5 sun (15.0cm / 5.90inch) , 6 sun (18.0cm / 7.00inch) , 7 sun (21.0cm / 8.25inch).


  • 5
    Super handlich
    By Karen
    Super schneller Versand, hübsch verpackt. Die Mame ist mega hübsch, nette Mechanismen, super gearbeitet, tolle Handwerksarbeit 👍 habe hier schon einiges bestellt und werde dies auch weiterhin tun 😍👏🙏
    Seller's response
    Thank you!! I like the Mame puzzle boxes. so I will make other type again!.
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  • 5
    By tomburns
    Sent as a gift and they loved it; thank you!
    Seller's response
    Yes. Thank you, too!. Hiroyuki
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