Kharal Opium Bowl

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Additional Information

Material Wood & Copper
Origin India, Rajasthan
Dimension H 7cm - L 30cm
Designer Local people
Colour Brown

The story

These wooden bowls or 'Kharal' come from the desert regions of western Rajasthan. Opium is still a great part of the culture outside the cities. Opium water is sieved into the Kharal from where it's poured into the hands and slurped! Age is anything up to 80-90 years.