The Yu-Getsu Hori chopsticks are thick handled black chopsticks with carved elegant scallops and black with lightly gold iridescent painted finish handles. The solid black tips are textured. These Japanese chopsticks are 9-1/4 inches long and are dishwasher safe. The chopsticks have a base of Ironwood (Eusideroxylon zwageri), harvested in Indonesia. They have an Acrylic Urethane protective finish. Made in Japan. Packaged in a clear plastic packet.