Mani bowls are a popular item among collectors and practitioners because of their unique shape that produces exceptional sound quality. These bowls are usually dated between the 16th and 19th century. The antique bowl being described here has a rare and distinct shape known as a “Mani” bowl, which is highly coveted by collectors. It has a significant weight and thickness of walls, with a concave form that creates a higher tone. Its beautiful aging only adds to its appeal as a unique and valuable item.