CMS: Diameter: 28, Thickness: 1.5.
Inch: Diameter: 11, Thickness: 0.6.
Net Weight: Gram N.W: 370 g. Pound N.W: 0.81 lbs.
Materials: Camphor wood, Eco Friendly Lacquer.
Chinese wood carving is designed with awesome flower in the middle of panel. This beautiful flower is called peony. Peony is the Chinese national flower.
Esteemed as one of the most exquisite flowers, the peony is a symbol for nobility and value. The peony became popular in the imperial palaces during the Sui and Tang dynasties, and earned the title of the “king of flowers.” A symbol of spring, it is also used as a metaphor for female beauty and reproduction. Pictured in full bloom, the peony symbolizes peace.
Chinese wood carving is the traditional handcrafted artwork. Wooden artists usually use solid camphor wood as raw material.
Camphor wood is the durable timber that comes from the camphor tree. The camphor tree is an evergreen that grows 65 to 98 feet tall and, light-colored bark. It is considered to be an exotic lumber. Camphor wood is featured with great smells. Meanwhile this type of wooden material is perfect for carvings.
Chinese wood carvings are used with different themes and interesting symbols. You can find out dragon, Goldfish, deer, hawk, tiger, lion and more. Also you will find beautiful lotus flowers, bamboo, birds on tree, pine tree and so on. Each one design has the variable signs. Behind them you can read unique stories.
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