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Koshu Inden is a Japanese craft made of lacquered deerskin with more than 400 years of history from Yamanashi prefecture. The techniques and patterns for making Inden were originally developed to produce certain parts of samurai armor. The same techniques and traditional patterns are still used to create contemporary objects of timeless beauty and high durability.
When Lacquer meets Deerskin
Established in 1582 INDENYA is cultivating a unique craft of coating deer leather with Japanese lacquer. First used to decorate parts of the Samurai armor this technique is now applied to a broad range of accessories and bags.
Deer leather is well known for for soft and light. The lacquer makes it extremely durable and INDENYA products are famous in Japan for their longevity.
INDENYA products are decorated with Japanese traditional as well as contemporary patterns.