19th Century South American Folk Art Carved Calabash Gourd Bowl
19th Century South American Folk Art Carved Calabash Gourd Bowl. This is an unusual & presumably rare 19th century South American carved Calabash gourd bowl, circa 1880. The carving is highly detailed & ornate, depicting a native bearing a bow & arrows below a large clam shell among scrolling foliage & flowers. CONDITION split to rim - as per images. The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners.
Items are packed defensively & extreme care is taken to ensure you receive goods in perfect condition. The item "19th Century South American Folk Art Carved Calabash Gourd Bowl" is in sale since Thursday, October 31, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Ethnographic Antiques\Latin American". The seller is "ratgallery" and is located in Christchurch. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Region of Origin: Latin American
- Product: Bowls
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood
- Original/ Repro: Original