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Burmese Black Lacquered Offering Bowl



A Burmese black lacquered offering bowl called a Hsun Kwet. Used to present offerings of food at Buddhist monasteries. There are three bowls, two trays and a lid the inside is a cinnabar color.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 16 in. (40.64 cm)Diameter: 15 in. (38.1 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
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  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. there is some minor scratching on the lacquer as shown in pictures.
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: mb1stDibs: LU1291210327041

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    $175 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Chicago, IL
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    This item cannot be returned.

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