Asian Ethnographic Art

Singing Bowl


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Himalayan -Nepalese Manipuri singing bowl

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Item-Number:810102
Item-Description:Himalayan -Nepalese Manipuri singing bowl
Medium:Seven metal composite - gold silver mercury copper iron tin and lead
Origin:Nepal - Nepal
Dimensions:Diameter 16.4 cm; Height 5.7 cm; Weight 410 gms (?C4 note)
Age:Early 19th century
Provenance:Collected Nepal 1981
Condition:Fine patina
Notes:Manipuri bowls are from the Eastern Himalayan Plateau with beautiful tones and long note duration purportedly also with healing powers; inscribed with ? Newari text


Price: £290