Organic reversible candle/incense holder in petrified wood and assorted Balinese incense
This gorgeous piece is reversible and can hold a tea light, incense cone or your favorite spice on one side and an incense stick on the other, offering you wonderful versatility.
It's made in petrified wood from the island of Java in Indonesia and is between 5 - 25 million years old, dating back to the miocene era. Over time the wood transformed into stone, making it incredibly strong while maintaining its original structure. Petrified wood is highly prized across the globe for its rarity, age, durability, natural beauty and exotic allure. It's the state gem of Washington and one of the worlds most environmentally friendly materials to harvest and use.
This is a unique piece, handpicked for you with the best quality and it comes complete with:
- Its description
- Lot's of interesting facts and beliefs about this extraordinary gem. (Click HEREto read)
- A fact sheet about how to clean and care for your petrified wood
- All printed out and delivered inside a beautiful envelope
- A delicious assortment of Balinese incense - 20 sticks and 20 cones, handmade with ancient techniques by local artisans in recycled wood, organic oil and natural fragrances.
The tradition to burn incense dates back thousands of years, used for worship, healing, health benefits, as an aphrodisiac and much more. In Bali, it’s been an important part of life since antiquity, placed with offerings as selfless acts of worship, gratitude and meditation. It’s believed to bring relaxation and happiness, balance your emotions and enrich your senses.
DIMENSIONS: 6,5 x 8,5 x 7cm
This candle/incense holder can carry a standard sized tea light with a 4cm diameter on one side and an incense stick on the other. (Candles not included.) The incense sticks each have a burn time of around 45 - 50 minutes and the cones around 25 minutes. When filling the piece with spices or other things please make sure they are dry, since wet substances other than water can infiltrate and discolor the petrified wood.
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