handpicked, from Sumatra
Use for varnishes and in mediums. Kurt Wehlte recommends wrapping 100 g damar crystals in gauze and suspending them by a string in a closed jar filled with 200 ml pure gum turpentine. The crystals will take a couple days to dissolve. Our damar is harvested by hand in Sumatra, Indonesia, where deforestation and political unrest have diminished supplies.