bowl (containers)

Oval shaped wooden bowl carved in wood and retain the shallow grooves of it adzing inside and out. The inside of the bowl is decorated with transverse strips in red and black while the outside is red overpainted with a grid of white lines dividing the surface into twelve squares.

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