Does anyone recognize this design?


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I think the design might be Malaysian, it looks like some symbols on chairs in a local restaurant ... Also judging by the pictures I don't think its teak, the annual rings are a bit to far apart and it's very dark .... A piece that size made from teak would be quite heavy.

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The character is the word 福,which is pronounced “foo”, and means “good fortune” or “luck”. The middle character is actually the same as the outside ones. It’s just written in a more stylized manner, much like choosing different fonts for English words.

 

The overall style of the chair is typical for Chinese furniture.

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