Omi Gampi Paper

Gampi paper made from the bark of gampi, a fragrant shrub found in highland meadows, is extremely strong and dense, and will keep its beautiful gloss for centuries.
These features have earned it the title "the King of Paper.
" It is used for calligraphy, the borders of hanging scrolls, restoration work and art book printing.
In the past, Kyoto was the main market for gampi paper, but today Tokyo is the center of the trade.