This is a pot stand made of iron. The moderate weight when held and the cast-iron surface gives a feeling of traditional craftsmanship. The coloration is genuine lacquer, which gives it a luxurious feel. The feet have rubber caps. It is made by the Yamagata Chushin Kobo, and is based on the concept of "bringing the traditional beauty of Japanese casting to today's lifestyles". Using the Yamagata casting technique that has been handed down from ancient times, they have created something that fits well with modern lifestyles, and exhibitions have been held at museums in Japan and around the world.