Turtles are a symbol of longevity and immortality. The Lucky Gold Turtles Japanese Chopsticks will add beauty to your table. Satin like texture on the domed handle end and dark wood with texture to the tips will have you enjoying every last bite. The chopsticks have a base of Jabon wood (Anthocephalus cadamba), harvested in Indonesia. They have a Polyester Urethane protective finish. Chopsticks are 9 inches long. Dishwasher safe. Made in Japan. Packaged in a clear plastic packet.