Traditional Brass Lunch Tiffin Box With 3 Containers From Western India - Height 32 cm x Dia 14 cm

This Tiffin Box or Dabba is a "Vintage' and handcrafted from excellent quality brass with 3 compartments - One for the the Indian Bread / rice, one for lentils and the third for the vegetables accompanied by handwritten messages from a loved one at home. 

The word “Dabbawala” in the Indian language when literally translated, means “one who carries a box”. “Dabba” means a box usually a cylindrical tin, brass or aluminium container.

Believe it or not, as per studies conducted, the dabbawalas of Mumbai who have been delivering lunches to working people since the last 125 years are recognised as delivering 6 sigma level of accuracy in their Dabba delivery ie which means only 1 mistake in 6 million deliveries.

Truly a Collectors item!

Note: The tiffin is held together with a screw type rod which is inserted into the stand and has heart crafted on one end and a screw on the other. 

Size: Height 32 cm x Diameter 14 cm  

Each of the 3 container measures 8 cm high.

Weight : 1.35 Kilograms

 



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