Dumbara Rata Kalala, Knuckles Range Mats

Lac work or Laaksha is a unique Sri Lankan handicraft from the Kandyan provinces with Dumbara the Knuckles Mountain Range. Lac is a resin secreted from the bark of certain trees that have been infested with the lac beetle. Ornaments, walking sticks, book ends, ash trays letter openers, wooden handles etc are decorated with Lac work