Opium refers to the squeezed juice of the poppy seed capsule, which is used as a sleeping agent in dried form. Do not worry, no opium is used to make an opium. It is speculated that the Chinese liked to use the small solid wood table to place their opium pipe and other utensils practically for the "smoke organs". In modern times, the name opium table means a low side table with four curved legs. In countries with a culture of ground cultivation, such as Japan and Korea, the opium table is an integral part of every home. In Germany the opium table is similar to a tea table and is used as a couch table, occasional table or decoration table. From which wood is the solid wood opium table produced?
The opium table is produced in Asia from various solid woods. Teak, bangkirai, acacia, elm, camphor or fir, very solid woods are used for the opium table. In Thailand, mainly teak is used for the solid wood opium table. The solid solid wood legs and the thick solid wood table top of the opium table are extremely stable and resilient. The opium table is now available in various designs and colors. In the Thai shop for wellness & living you have a large selection of small tables made of solid wood with a table top of 25 x 25 cm up to large opium tables 80 x 80 cm. The designs of the side tables and couches range from the simple teak solid wood table to the opulently decorated opium table with gold, black, red and blue. Depending on the design, the massive table top of the opium table is decorated or the table legs are elaborately decorated. What is the purpose of the opium table?
The opium table is a decorative side table or couch table. The use of the opium is explained using three examples:
1. Opium table as a couch table: Because of its low height, the opium table can be combined perfectly with seating furniture such as a couch or a sofa. Also, Thai seat cushions are perfect to have access to drinks and snacks from the seated position.
2. Opium table as an occasional table: It is important in the massage parlor to have all the utensils ready for use. On the low opium table, the masseuse can place stylish massage oil, herbal stamps and massage sticks.
3. Opium table as a decoration table: An opium table quickly captures the eye. On the low teak solid wood table, high vases, Buddha figures, candles and Thai flowers can be arranged stylishly.
Does the opium table home have to be assembled?
If you buy an opium table in the Thai shop for wellness & living, you do not need any craftsmanship. All opium tables are solid wood tables, which are made in Thailand. The delivery takes place as a complete table within 1-2 workdays by parcel dispatch or as general cargo with forwarding. Alternatively, the opium table can also be picked up at the Wanthai shop in Altbach near Stuttgart.