trees in sri lanka purpose of furniture

Woods Used in Sri Lanka Furniture,The most popularly used woods during Sri Lanka's Portuguese, Dutch and British periods (ca. ... would sometime combine different woods for function and decorative application. ... Badidel (Artocarpus nobilis) is from the wild breadfruit tree.

NINETEENTH CENTURY CARVED EBONY FURNITURE FROM,that, using European-style Sri Lankan furniture of the nineteenth century as a case study, such as .... Manual of Indian Timbers was intended as a taxonomic guide to timber trees and included ... handsome) carts and other purposes'. Gamble...

Timber Utilization in Sri Lanka - sri lanka timber/Mihilaka Forestry,Teak and Mahogany are preferably used for furniture, joinery , decorative and parquet industries ... Three main multi purpose tree species namely coconut, Jak...

Timber Tales: Traditional Lankan Furniture And Their Origins,May 19, 2017 ... When we think of traditional Sri Lankan furniture, our thoughts often go straight to the wooden chairs and storage chests that harken to the old...

Calamander wood - Wikipedia,Calamander or coromandel is a valuable wood from Sri Lanka (Ceylon) and South East Asia. ... Furniture in calamander is so expensive and so well looked after that even recycling it is an unlikely source. A substitute, Macassar ebony, has...

furniture from ceylon at international exhibitions and world's ... - jstor,discuss the displays of furniture from Ceylon (Sri Lanka) that were shown beyond island at .... tree ; 3 Planks Calamander [and] 1 Slab Tamarind wood'.34. CEYLONESE .... 57 The catalogue stated that the purpose of including the above...

The Hindu : Durable wood from Sri Lanka,Dec 2, 2002 ... FURNITURE IN synthetic Sri Lankan wood, brought out by Damro, has been ... Wood of the Sal tree is chipped into tiny particles, treated with...

It's bad luck for Burutha - Sunday Times,Sep 17, 2006 ... By Ruk Rakaganno, The Tree Society of Sri Lanka. The Satinwood or Burutha ... It is prized for making furniture and also for building purposes.

National forest products statistics, Sri Lanka - Food and Agriculture,Extent of natural forests in Sri Lanka by forest type in 1994 .... Trees planted on home gardens provide either timber or food and in certain instances, both. ... and is used for many purposes, including furniture, plywood, shuttering in building...

State Timber Corporation,FURNITURE ... Maithripala Sirisena President of The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka assumes duties as the Minister of the Ministry of Mahaweli...