Monks Alms Bowl, Badt
Wood, pigments and black lacquer
4.25in. high X 9in wide and has a 7.25in. opening. 725 gm.
Good, some scratches and small nicks along the lip.
Heavy carved wood with thick layers of black lacquer that are burnished to a high gloss make up this monk’s alms bowl. The etched sides and lip suggest it came from the Lan Na people who are from northern Thailand.