burmese lacquer Hsun Ok boxes

burmese lacquer Hsun Ok offering boxes in the shape of pagoda

burmese lacquer Hsun Ok offering boxes in the shape of pagodas

Assorted burmese lacquer Hsun Ok
offering boxes in the shape of pagoda.
These vessels are used to carry gifts of
food as offerings in monasteries. Minor
repairs over the years.

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