Bamboo Pedestal Bowl (Vietnam)
 

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Bamboo Pedestal Bowl (Vietnam)

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Item #: 025822
    Made from compressed bamboo strips, this colorful dish can be used for serving or decoration. This beautiful bowl stands on a pedestal and will make a lovely addition to any decor....more

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    Made from compressed bamboo strips, this colorful dish can be used for serving or decoration. This beautiful bowl stands on a pedestal and will make a lovely addition to any decor.

    Product Features:
    • Available in red and moss brown colors
    • Each piece takes 45 days to complete (after the bamboo has been soaked for 6-12 months)
    • Crafted of compressed bamboo from Cat Dang, Viet Nam
    • Each piece is cut, shaped and smoothed by hand, as many as four times, and then polished repeatedly
    • Measures 11.75 inches in diameter x 4.5 inches high

    Story Behind the Art:
    In the village of Tien Lu, the creation of baskets, lacquer ware and other handicrafts is an integral part of the community and culture, even causing a festival every year on August 21st. Domestic competition for the tourist market tends to cheapen both quality and the artisans' return from their work. This group, already with nearly 100 members, hopes to expand through Worldstock, bringing additional villagers into better-paid work in improved conditions.

    What is Worldstock?

    The handcrafted nature of this product will produce minor differences in design and sizing. Subtle variations will occur from piece to piece, adding to its unique qualities. Measurements may vary slightly.

    Imported


    Ships Carbon Neutral*
    Attention California residents: This product may contain lead, a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.
Dimensions:
11.75 in. D x 4.5 in. H (approx.)
Materials:
Bamboo, lacquer
Model No:
BCD316 D30 H11

Features

  • Color
    Brown, Green, Red
  • Material
    Bamboo
  • Type
    Bowls
  • Worldstock Country
    Vietnam
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can i put water on it? diannesss on Jan 16, 2013
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I think you could use it for a chip bowl during a party, or a bread bowl. I wouldn't do more than rinse it out with water though. ictks on Jan 16, 2013
 
I use it as a fruit bowl / centerpiece on our table. I wash it but I also dry it right away. jboogie123 on May 17, 2013
 
 

what is the diameter? it is incorrectly stated 1.75...please advise  on Feb 28, 2012
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The diameter is 11.75 in. overstockcustomercare1 on Mar 5, 2012
 
 

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