Beautiful Sheesham wood or Indian Rosewood products are traditionally made in Khyber-Pakhtunkhawa, Sind and Punjab provinces of Pakistan. Lacquer wood is an ancient craft form of these regions. Natural lacquer is resin from a tree and is applied on to hand carved and etched wooden products to add color, luster and finesse.
This hand-etched and lacquered pencil holder is made by artisans supported by AHAN (Aik Hunar Aik Nagar), Pakistan. AHAN, works with artisans in about four provinces of Pakistan, providing assistance in product development, training and market linkages. AHAN, aims at improving the quality of life for these artisans and their communities.
- Measures 4-1/4” high x 2-3/4” diameter
Handmade in Pakistan and fair trade imported.