Sandalwood Fan

A fan finely crafted with traditional techniques from the Nanjing Dynasty in China.

It is a well-known material for fans, and has a very nice fragrance when you blow on it. While the initial fragrance of ordinary fans gradually diminishes, the scent of sandalwood lasts for a long time.

It takes about 30 years before sandalwood can be used as wood, and even mature trees are about 15 meters tall. Since it is very difficult to obtain, fans made of sandalwood are very precious.

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Overseas-produced folding fan, sandalwood fan, No.1 in new stock in 2022, with fan case and paulownia box

This sandalwood fan is made of genuine sandalwood from Indonesia. When you look up at it, the elegant sweet fragrance of sandalwood gently drifts in the air, and you can enjoy the fragrance for a long time by taking care of it.

The fan surface is beautifully processed by the traditional technique of the Nanjing Dynasty in China. The elegant and fashionable design of the sandalwood fan is unique to sandalwood and brings out the texture of the wood.

This product comes with a fan case and a paulownia wood box. This product is limited to one in stock.

Overseas Production Sandalwood Fan, 2022 New Arrival No.2, Faceted Sunflower, with fan case and paulownia box

This is a sandalwood fan made of genuine sandalwood from Indonesia.

The parent bone and the fan face are decorated with sunflowers. Please enjoy the gorgeous sunflower design, which is finely drawn with the traditional technique of the Nanjing Dynasty in China. The fan made from genuine sandalwood is a precious item, and its great charm is that you can enjoy its elegant fragrance for a long time.

Please contact us as soon as possible as we only have one in stock. The item will be delivered with a fan case and a paulownia wood box.

Overseas production fan, sandalwood fan, Yang Kwei, with fan case and paulownia box

This is a sandalwood fan made of real sandalwood.

On the fan is a depiction of Empress Yang Kwei-Hui, known as one of the four most beautiful women in China. The beautiful design expressed by openwork carving is a big attraction. The graceful impression and design that attracts the wearer is the result of a traditional technique from the Nanjing Dynasty in China. You can enjoy the sweet and gentle fragrance and the beauty of this sandalwood fan as a craftwork.

If you are looking for a sandalwood fan with a particular design, please contact us.

Please contact us as soon as possible, as this is a one-off item in stock.

What is a sandalwood fan?

Sandalwood fan

A sandalwood fan is a fan made from sandalwood, one of the most famous fragrant woods. Sandalwood, also known as "sandalwood," is a plant used to make incense such as senko-incense. Sandalwood is characterized by the fragrance of the wood itself, which has a sweet, woody, gentle odor. It is used not only as a fragrance, but also as a material for carving Buddhist statues and prayer beads.

Suzhou, China is a famous production center for sandalwood fans. There, sandalwood fans are often sold as souvenirs. However, sandalwood, which is highly rare, tends to be basically difficult to obtain.

Sandalwood is known as a rare and expensive fragrant wood. The reason for this is that it takes more than several decades for the sandalwood tree to grow and release its fragrance. Another reason is that it is difficult to plant sandalwood trees artificially and it takes a lot of time for the wood to begin to smell once it is cut down. In addition, sandalwood is difficult to obtain because India, the country of origin of sandalwood, regulates its export.

Charm of sandalwood fan

The main attraction of sandalwood fans is that you can enjoy the sweet and elegant smell of the fragrant wood. It can be said that the fragrance spreads every time you look up at the fan, which is a feature not found in other fans. Sandalwood fans are also attractive as a craftwork. The wooden fan surface decorated with openwork or painted decoration is beautiful and designed to make the wearer look elegant. Sandalwood fans with high value are classified as high-class fans. As mentioned above, the high scarcity value of the material sandalwood itself is also a key point. One of the charms of owning a sandalwood fan is that you can enjoy a special feeling just by having it.

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Sandalwood fans can be found in the showcase at Ibasen.

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