"Baklitsa" is a traditional Bulgarian wooden type of wine vessel. It was used in everyday life as well as on special occasions such as marriage and child baptizing. During the marrage the man who invited guests , carried a baklitsa and embroidered towel on his shoulder. After that he lead the traditional dance Horo with the same attributes.
Handmade by Bulgarian masters from Balkan mountain area, this baklitsa is richly decorated with traditional folklore ornaments. Inside there is inserted a plastic container so this beautiful vessel is not only a souvenir, but could be used for real , short term storage.
Hight: 28 cm, diameter of container: 19 cm
Weight: 0.600 kg