Carved wooden rice sickle, Khmer Art, Cambodia, early 20th century
Antique Cambodian polychrome wooden rice sickle for harvesting rice. The wavy shape represents a naga, a mythical snake that protects nature and water, guaranteeing fertility in Southeast Asia. The sickle features a wooden handle ending in the snake's head, and a metal blade.
In its original condition, with traces of age and wear. Crack visible on photos.
This is an authentic vintage object that will add style to your interior decoration or complement a cabinet of curiosities or an Asian Art collection.
International shipping. Delivery by colissimo with careful packaging and reinforced item protection.
DIMENSIONS : H25,5cm
DATE : Beginning of XXth century
ORIGIN : Southeast Asia, Cambodia Vietnam
WEIGHT : 0,200 kg