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Yerba mate gourd and bombilla with carved design - 1940s vintage

Regular price $40.00

Vintage mate gourd with metal collar and carved decoration dated 1946. Carved image of man and woman at a campfire on one side, scrollwork and flowers with a banner on the reverse with the name "SAMY" and "Bs. As. 18-9-46." The "Bs. As." likely stands for Buenos Aires. Mixed metal collar has a leaf and flower design. Bombilla straw was found with the gourd.

SIZE gourd is 3" diameter in the middle and 3.25" high

CONDITION There is some verdigris on the inside of the metal rim.

This is a pre-owned item. It has been used and loved and it has a history. Please examine photos carefully and ask questions. We want you to love your new old treasure.


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