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As said lacquer is JAPAN, ceramics is CHINA. Onetime japan is representative culture of lacquer. So itfs said japan.

Around B.C2400, in CHINA, Psyche, and tableware has been painted in lacquer.
In Japan, that was painted lacquer to the xylem and earthenware in (about 6000 years ago) the Jomon period excavated.

Japan is made from drawing sap from a lacquer tree and refined it.

As a step lacquer is ready to get the process in general about 35 times. Mackie decorating etc., other materials on it.

@Tableware for home, industrial products such as lacquer panel, relationship building interior, in the arts and crafts, lacquer is generally diverse in recent years.