Susan Silver Antiques

413.229.8169
Susan Silver Antiques
755 North Main Street, Route 7
PO Box 621
Sheffield, Massachusetts 01257
Phone: (413) 229-8169
Fax: (413) 229-9069
susan@susansilverantiques.com
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Burmese Lacquered Offering Bowl

Burmese black lacquered offering bowl is called a Hsun Kwet.  It is unique to Burma and was used to present offerings of food at Buddhist monasteries.  There are three bowls and two trays in a circular shape and topped by a stepped lid.  The inside is a cinnabar color.  The sides are ribbed and sits on six small feet.  The bottom bowl would have been used for rice and the others for curries and condiments.

  • Burma Circa 1910
  • Height: 16" | Diameter: 17"
  • Item #7459
  • Price: $1,200
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