The Lilongwe bowl is a beautifully handcrafted African Blackwood bowl. Blackwood is one of the most sought after wood species in the world and it's exclusive history dates back to the Egyptians. Known for it's heat resistance, pest resistance and moisture resistance- it is one of the most rare wood species on earth.
Known as the wave bowl, because they are meticulously formed using the natural grain and features of the wood to provide a unique and individual piece. No two pieces are the same. This particular bowl is made out of the storied African Acacia tree and comes from Eastern Africa, from a small country known as Malawi.
12" long x 8" wide x 6" deep; approximately 5 lbs