This wooden bowl is carved Teak root wood and decorated ram horn and Sterling silver Crocodile. This is a perfect show piece at a party setting or unique decorative centerpiece for a luxury drawing room. Recommended to be arranged with fruits or dried flowers.
Symbolically, Crocodiles are symbols of wisdom and the protector and keeper of all knowledge. As Spirit Animals, Crocodiles symbolize individuality, protection, and strength.
The teak root was sourced from the finest teak plantations in Java, Indonesia, which is known to have the ideal conditions for high grade Teak quality. Teak is the common name for the tropical hardwood tree species Tectona grandis and its wood products, native to South and Southeast Asia. It is known for its incredible durability and water resistance. Teak has a high oil content, giving it the highest decay-resistance among all-natural wood products. Due to its durability, while it is still used for boat building, yachts, exterior construction, indoor and outdoor furniture, it also very dear to artists and sculptors for making intricate carvings and elaborate sculptures. Lotus Arts de Vivre uses various free-formations of the teak branches, teak root or drift wood to further hand-carve and create its designs, giving wood a second life.
The piece took 9 craftsmen and designers 2 months to complete.
Product Care: Clean with soft brush and apply bee’s wax on the wooden part. For silver decoration part in this piece has been coated with anti-tarnish, hence the silver is not to be polished. To clean it, use "stay clean" cream to gently wipe it with a cloth. The tray can be wiped clean with a moist cloth.
Size: 66(W) x 73(L) x 33(H) cms.
Weight : 11.7 kgs.