Burmese Black and Green Lacquered Offering Container with Naga Handles

Burmese Black and Green Lacquered Offering Container with Naga Handles

฿ 12,800

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Product Description

This lacquered container was used to carry food and other offerings to monks.  The carrier is comprised of four pieces - a small bowl and plate on top, a lid and the main bowl.  The bowl is made of woven bamboo.  The handle is carved out of teak in the shape of a Naga, a mythical creature resembling a sea serpent.  The outside is further decorated with elephants and floral patterns in green color, and accented by a bamboo inlaid border. 

Additional Information

Weight 1.80 kg
Dimensions 30 x 51 x 45.5 cm