Lot: 5396th Auction
Kava bowl "tanoa"
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Old English Collection||M: 4.5 inch x 13.8 inch x 9.4 inch||
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
wood, crack, minor missing parts
This beautiful bowl with signs of age and usage was intended for everyday use.
"Kava" is a traditional drink consumed throughout the Pacific Ocean cultures of Polynesia. It is made from the "Piper Methysticum" plant (also known as "intoxicating pepper").