Chopsticks and holder: niobium, Damascus steel, 14 k gold
Possible Future Scenario
Scientific and Technological Utopia
Inspired by the finding of water on the moons of Saturn, the Japanese launch the first manned mission to lapetus. To their surprise, a liquid ocean is found, teaming with blue fin tuna! They begin importing the fish to a grateful earth, which causes a boom in the artisan chopstick market.