Antique hand carved wooden bowl from Niger in used condition.
This bow was used for milking cows and goats, drinking, preparing food, eating. Each state of the bowl allowed a new use and have been used for generations. The patine of the wood and the grease show the age.
The bowl has been repaired various times with metal plates and fine zig-zag strips.
There are 2 visible cracks.
There's also a leather string for storing/hanging the bowl.
diameter: +/- 28cm
height: +/- 11cm
Best used for decoration or storing dry foods.