Our 'Full Moon' is an extraordinary artwork, made of Baltic amber and Indian red sandalwood/Zitan.
It is an outstanding example of cooperation between the creation of nature and handcrafting of human.
The size of the amber is φ2.5cm x 1.1cm.
The size of the red sandalwood dock is 4.4cm x 4.4cm x 1.4cm.
The pattern of the amber is extremely unique and rare.
Fantastic night sky scene with stars, clouds and mists.
It feels like that time has been paused and frozen in this piece of amber.
Mysterious and romantic.
The dock is tailored for the amber, made of a whole piece of precious red sandalwood from Indian.
No gluing. No piecing together. There are neither lacquer nor wax on this red sandalwood box. The shimmer of the box is purely from polishing.
Superb craftsmanship. Master level of controlling the proportion between lines and surfaces within a minimalistic desgin.
All details are carefully treated. You can hardly believe this is handmade.
Red sandalwood has historically been valued in China, particularly during the Qing Dynasty periods, and is referred to in Chinese as 'Zitan' (紫檀) and spelt tzu-t'an by earlier western authors when they introduced classical Chinese hardwood furniture to the west.
An exquisite chair made of red sandalwood can be seen today in China's Forbidden City in Beijing, inside the Hall of Supreme Harmony, and once used by the emperors of the Qing Dynasty.
Due to its slow growth and rarity, things made of 'Zitan' is rare and expensive. It has been one of the most prized woods for millennia.
The red sandalwood used for this dock has premium quality.
The condition of the dock is perfect. There is no cracking nor mending on the wood.
The condition of this piece of amazing amber is perfect. Flawless.
There is not any kinds of artificial enhancement of this amber.
The pattern is absolutely formed by nature. The shimmer is from hours of careful hand-polishing.
Every time when you look at this wonderful piece of artwork, you will have some different associations in your mind and get astonished by the creativity of the nature.
Let your imagination fly with this rare and distinguishedbeauty.