Early to mid-20th century
Wood, pigments with lacquered patina
D: 5.5 in x H: 3.75 in :: 14 cm x 9.5 cm
Tsampa, a staple of the Himalayan’s diet is a roasted barley meal and yak butter food. These small bowls functioned as portable lunch boxes that could be tucked into the pocket of one's chuba, traditional robe.
Inventory # 104601
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