Bowl

about 1700


Object Place: Plymouth, Massachusetts

Dimensions

7.62 x 22.86 x 21.59 cm (3 x 9 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

66.886

Medium or Technique

Maple burl

On View

Brown-Pearl Hall (Gallery LG35)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings

This large bowl was turned from a burl, the dense, irregular outgrowth of a tree, often used for making highly figured decorative veneers and utensils.

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund