WE ARE NOW ON A HIATUS FROM SHOPKEEPING. THINGS NEED TO BE SOLVED, SO WE ARE TAKING TIME TO THINK. THE COOPER HEWITT SHOP IS LARGELY SOLD OUT OF OUR THINGS BUT HAVE SOME ON THEIR WEBSITE ONLY. BELOW IS OUR ARCHIVE OF ALL THE OBJECTS WE HAVE EVER FOUND. WRITE US IF YOU NEED US AT: INFO@KIOSKKIOSK.COM WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU.
1" x 4" tin, 90g
Sugar, Starch Syrup, Vegetable Base & Food Coloring
Since 1857, Eitaro has been making Edo-style Japanese sweets.
This candy is their specialty.
It is based on the Portuguese alféloa.
Do you know the Portuguese were the first Europeans to reach Japan?
The candy is essentially a mass of sugar
shaped as a plum.
The colors are a saturated
red and golden yellow.
Echoing the red plum and the yellow plum
and the two colors of umeboshi.