This beautiful and extremely rare 16th - early 17th century antique singing bowl has a nice color and texture. It has advanced oxidation in spots, an extremely smooth finish, and a mellow tone that only comes with age. Has an folded upper lip, typical of this era, and a deep and soothing vibration. Hand picked by our antique singing bowl expert. - Authenticated antique singing bowl - 9" diameter - Includes handmade brocade cushion - Includes 2 mallets, sized for each bowl - Produces low fundamental tone, and 2-3 audible harmonic tones - Due to the age of this singing bowl, it is best to play it on the cushion, to prevent further wearing down of the bowl base. To experience the most accurate sound of the singing bowl, it is best to listen with headphones.