Lacquer factory in Pagan, Burma.	<br />
Lacquer is tree sap, which sets as a natural flexible plastic resistant to water, heat, and insect-damage. It can be applied to a wide variety of surfaces such as wood, leather, metal and palm-leaf, but is most frequently used on split bamboo coiled or woven into vessels.
Lacquer factory in Pagan, Burma.
Lacquer is tree sap, which sets as a natural flexible plastic resistant to water, heat, and insect-damage. It can be applied to a wide variety of surfaces such as wood, leather, metal and palm-leaf, but is most frequently used on split bamboo coiled or woven into vessels.

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