Kasa or ceremonial drinking vessel, in the form of a duck
Birchwood, carved and lacquered
Norway, mid 20th century
13.2 x 37.5 cms (Ht x Length)
This is a lovely example of the Norwegian craft revival of the late 19th – mid 20th centuries. Carved from a single block of birchwood, this kasa bears unusually elaborate carved foliate decoration.