Hand carved sitting buddha from Indonesia. Made from Suar wood and stained. Each piece hand carved individually. Beautiful piece of art.
Dimensions: 5″ x 9″ x 12.25″
**The botanical name for Suar wood is Saman Samanea. Also called Monkey Pod or Rain Tree in some countries. These trees are easy recognized by their umbrella canopy.
The tree usually reaches heights of 50 – 80 feet. Suar is NOT endangered, and fast growing tropical hardwood with crisscrossed interlocking grains. Which makes it not too heavy but extremely strong. People loves this wood because of its great resistant to decay and dry-wood termites.