Garuda Trading

Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container

£85.00
  • Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container
  • Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container
  • Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container
  • Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container

Garuda Trading

Antique Tibetan Wooden Butter Container

£85.00

A delightful container crafted from wood and with a patina commensurate with age. This piece still has a leftover smell of Tibetan butter and was clearly used as a butter container for many years. The handle appears to be made from woven Yak hair.

Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Age: 19th C/Early 20th C
Material: Wood
Size: 7.5 inches x 2.75 inches