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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Wood : Pre 1980 item #1218811 (stock #601)
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Finely carved Chinese aloeswood ( agarwood) carving of immortality fungus. The wood has light gentle smell of aloeswood (沉香). Dimension: 4 1/4 inches (11 cm) x 3 inches (7.5 cm). Weight: 66 g. Reference: Agarwood, also known as oud, oodh or agar, is a dark resinous heartwood that forms in Aquilaria and Gyrinops[1] trees (large evergreens native to southeast Asia) when they become infected with a type of mould...