A rare Japanese singing bowl that is handcrafted and signed by the artist. Substantial, solid material. Simple, elegant form. The Japanese singing bowls are used in temples to sync energy between human and nature. They summon blessings, clear one's mind and anchor one's thoughts. Striking the singing bowl begins a ceremony and symbolizes a fresh beginning. This particular bowl "sings" a wonderful tone. Complimentary suede wrapped solid mahogany striker.