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  pak kae salak

 

Thailand

Similar to fruit carving (fig.), known in Thai as ponlamai kae salak, also vegetables are being sculpted, a form of art known in Thai as pak kae salak. Often found at better restaurants are decoratively carved pumpkin, that are hollowed out and used as a bowl to serve food.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1) and (2).