Joss stick incense holder. Dark brown & black tones. Wooden incense holder with hand-carved ash collector and extra holes. Oak heartwood

$16.20

Joss stick holder - Wooden incense stick holder - A hand carved wooden incense joss stick holder handmade from oak heartwood - Natural wood with dark brown and black tones.

The item has been smoothly sanded on the ends and back and has a very smooth gouge finish in the ash collection channel. An extra 12 holes have been added, so that you can also use this holder to store joss sticks when not in use. It has then been given a coat of wax to bring out the beautiful grain and the stunning detail of the wood while still retaining the natural essence of the piece.

Dimensions - 34.5cm long

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gorlech are Claire and Paul, woodcrafters based in rural West Wales.

This item was hand-crafted by us in our home workshop from wood we sourced ourselves whilst managing a local woodland. We are passionate about the importance of woodlands and the role that wood can play in shaping a more sustainable future.

Wood is a unique, in that – if harvested correctly - it is a completely sustainable, carbon-neutral and zero-waste material. It is also warm, tactile and inherently beautiful. Our ancestors knew this, and we hope to follow in that tradition by providing high-quality, hand-crafted alternatives to the mass-produced items sold in big stores across the globe.

By purchasing this item you will be joining us on our journey to put wood back in our homes and our hearts.

The item you receive will be the item in the displayed photos.

This joss stick holder is made from a lovely piece of oak. The oak is now dry (it has been inside for several months) and should crack / split no more, but please note that there are some cracks in the wood as can be expected from air-dried oak.

Care and maintenance information:
As the product has been waxed, to care for it simply wipe over with a damp cloth or duster (never submerge in water).

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Our products (and the packaging for our products) are not suitable for children under 3 years of age due to small parts.

Many of our products are made of surplus, recycled or 'waste wood'. Consequently there may be marks, blemishes and splits on the product, but these will not compromise the structural integrity of the item (i.e. we do not sell products that we think will break with normal use!). We think that these marks, blemishes and splits are what gives our pieces their individual and rustic charm.

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