100% solid Portugal laurel (Prunus lusitanica) wood wand. It’s short but thick, so a hole could be drilled and it could be made into a nice pendant for a necklace.
Length: Ca 140 mm or 5 1/2″
Diameter: ~8-11 mm
Wood Origin Location: Morton, Nottinghamshire (UK)
Harvest Method: Garden prunings
Cut, stripped, carved/shaped, dried, sanded, sanded some more, burned, sanded a bit again and finished off with a coating of clear mineral oil to protect the wood.
Colour variations are due to the wood itself.
Wand created: 2013