Classic Samoan Kava Bowl, C. 1900
SAMOAN KAVA BOWL
Origin: W. Polynesia, Samoa
Period/Date: Late 19th- Early 20th C.
Description: This classic heavy Kava bowl is simplistic yet elegant. I has a single pierced lug hole for hanging through its front appendage. The wood has warm color and a varied patina. At some point it had an application of old varnish. Good condition with Some minor separations in the wood.
Dimensions: Height 5.5" (14 cm), Width 14 1/8" (8 cm)