lacquerware

Burmese Lacquerware

Burmese Lacquerware is handmade and of top quality

LACQUERWARE  FROM MYANMAR (BURMA)

Lacquerware is wood-based, handmade,and hard-wearing
with many coats of carefully-applied lacquer. All dyes used are
natural dyes ~ beware of imitations using enamel paint!!

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Rice Bowl ~ 12" x 8"
 
Clothes Container ~
17" x 17" 
 
Vase 1  ~ 23" x 14"
Vase 2 ~  detail
 
Vase 2  ~ 42" x 16"
Water Pot 1 ~ 18" x 18"
 
Chest Set of three (1) ~ largest size 18" x 12"
Kammavaca Box 1  ~ 24" x 8" x 11" 
 
Kammavaca Box 2  ~ 24" x 8" x 10"
 
Betel Nut Box 1 + 2 + 3 ~ 5" x 5"
 
Octagonal Box 1  ~ 12" x 2"
 
Vase 3  ~ 32" x 16"
Betel Nut Box 8 + 9 + 10 ~ 7" x 7"
 
Betel Nut Box 4 + 5 + 6 ~ 7" x 7"
 
Vase 4  ~ 30" x 12"
 
Vases 4 and 5 ~  detail
Betel Nut Box opened ~ typical of all designs
 
Vase 5  ~ 18" x 8.5"
   
   
   
   
   
   
 
Kammavaca Box 3  ~ 24" x 8" x 9" 
 
 
Kammavaca Box 4  ~ 24" x 8" x 9" 
 
 
Kammavaca Box 5  ~ 24" x 8" x 9"
 
Tray, 14 corner, 16" across flats
 
Tim Sum Box 3  ~ 14" x 6"
Beautiful Smooth Glossy Black Vase 6  ~ 21" x 10" Tim Sum Box 1  ~ 22" x 10"  and 18" x 9"
 
Tim Sum Box 2  ~ 12" x 10"
 
   
Tray, round, 18" diameter  Betel Nut Box opened ~ typical of all designs
Chest Set of three (2) (has design engraved) ~ largest size 18" x 12"
 
Tim Sum Box 4  ~ 14" x 6" 
Chest Set of three (3) ~ largest size 18" x 12"
 
Tray 1 ~ 21" x 14"
Tray 2 ~ 20" x 12" Tim Sum Box 2  ~  8.5" x 6"
 
Vase 7  ~ 16" x 9"
 
Vase 8 ~ 12" x 6"
     
Champagne Bucket 12"  high
 

 

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Monday, July 15, 2013