Vintage African Calabash Gourd Water / Milk Canteen


SKU 414-DEC-028 Category

Wonderful and intriguing hand-made African tribal calabash gourd canteen. In good vintage condition. The leather strap handle is broken. Please examine photos closely.

  • Diameter:  9 inches
  • Height: 12 inches
  • Weight:  9.6 ounces

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Keep in mind warehouse414 items are vintage and not new, so they will have signs of use and wear. See photos and zoom in for details. We attempt to portray any imperfections.


Offered here is an intriguing vintage African water or milk jug or canteen. These containers are typically hand-made using a calabash gourd for the bowl and leather for the neck, spout and handle. This is a beautiful piece of tribal utilitarian art. It is in good condition for such a piece. The leather strap handle is broken. Please examine the photos carefully.