Large Antique Brass Puja Pot. Bowl. Container. Hand carfted. Newari. Newar. Kathmandu Valley. Nepal.
The Newari or Newar people are indigenous to the Kathmandu Valley and surrounding areas of Nepal. For centuries they have been known for their artwork. Metal craftsmanship – such as this bowl – is world-renowned for exquisite beauty.
Puja bowls or pots are often used for offering food to Deities during religious ceremonies.
In this near-perfect condition, this bowl is thought to be from the mid- to late-1800s. Consecration symbol on bottom.
For the Serious Collector.
This consecrated Newari Bowl has SOLD. Thanks. C.R.