Decorated Lacquerware Covered Bowl BLW22

$225.00

From Bagan, Burma, this covered lacquerware bowl is decorated in the style referred to as ku-nan-kan-byat (Yunnan semi-circle design). The outlines are expressed in black lacquer on a red-orange background with very fine rows of circular lines and fine dots. Such bowls are referred to in Burmese as bu and are used for a variety of purposes.

Availability: In stock

The bowl has a small chip on the underside and evidence of wear at one section in particular as detailed in the photos.

Characteristics
Height: 16cm, 6.3 in
Diameter: 18.5cm, 7.3 in
Provenance: Antique Dealer, Bagan
Period: Late 19th century

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