Cinnamon Bark Boxs w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam
Close up look at the grain quality of cinnamon bark
Medium Cinnamon Bark Box w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam Available with 3 ounces of Cinnamon Sticks inside
Small and Medium Cinnamon Bark Boxes crafted by Artisans in Vietnam Are available with 3 ounces of powdered cinnamon
Large Cinnamon Bark Box w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam Measures 6 1/8” high x 3 5/8” in diameter
Cinnamon Bark Box Lid w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam
Medium Cinnamon Bark Box w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam Measures 4 3/8” high x 2 7/8” in diameter
Small Cinnamon Bark Box w/ Dragon crafted by Artisans in Vietnam Measures 3” high x 2 7/8” in diameter
Au Lac Design's Artisan Story
Yen Bai, in the mountainous north central province of Vietnam is well known for its terraced fields of rice, mines of marble stone, and for its forests of cinnamon trees. Here in Yen Bai, many families work together harvesting cinnamon bark and follow a tradition of making crafts that has been handed down for generations.
Dragon Cinnamon Boxfrom Vietnam
Made entirely from cinnamon bark, these boxes are traditionally used to store and keep loose tea fresh, or as gift boxes. The fragrance of cinnamon has numerous beneficial properties making it popular with many aromatherapist. Because of its pleasant, warm, and strong aroma cinnamon is often an ingredient in many potpourris and room fresheners.
This small cylindrical box with a traditional dragon symbol carved on the lid and sides is an excellent curio for keeps. Dragons are a symbol of the emperor in Vietnamese ancient culture and mythology, as well a symbol of prosperity. The Cassia or cinnamon trees that are used to produce these boxes are a renewable resource and sustainably harvested.
Large Measures 6 1/8” high x 3 5/8” diameter
Medium Measures 4 3/8'' high x 2 7/8'' diameter
Small Measures 3'' high x 2 7/8'' diameter
- Available with 3 oz. of Cinnamon Powder or Sticks
Handmade in Vietnam and fair trade imported.