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Old Wooden Mortar One Knife Carving/Antique Primitive Bowl Mingei Folk Art

$700

About the Item

This is an old wooden mortar from Indonesia. It is carved by one knife. The material seems to be teak. It is carefully carved out of a large piece of wood. It has become more powerful with use. It has an overwhelming presence. It is a very rare item. Weight 13kg.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 8.08 in (20.5 cm)Width: 18.51 in (47 cm)Depth: 15.75 in (40 cm)
  • Style:
    Primitive (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques:
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  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    20th Century
  • Condition:
  • Seller Location:
    Sammu-shi, JP
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU5487227875702

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