GREAT! Big, old, used yak butter can, NEPAL, mid-20th century
Marvellous, old, authentic utensil from Nepal, this big yak butter can. Decoratively dazzling!! Full of character, with evident traces of usage and aging. The handle is exquisite, and it resembles a tender, semi-abstract human figure. The can itself is decorated on the outside with geometric patterns. There is still a yak butter smell in the can. A beautiful object, fitting in every home!
Height: 24 cm
Circumference at the level of the handle: approx. 61 cm!
Weight: 1390 grams
Origin: Nepal, West of the country
Date: mid-20th century