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Burl bowl

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Unknown (Native American; American Indian), burl bowl, 17th or 18th century
Photo Credit: 

Petegorsky/Gipe

Not On View
Unknown
Native American; American Indian
Place made: 
North America; United States
Burl bowl, 17th or 18th century
Ash
Overall: 4 1/8 in x 9 in x 8 7/8 in; 10.5 cm x 22.9 cm x 22.5 cm
Joseph Allen Skinner Museum, Mount Holyoke College
MH SK B.12.A.35.1

SKINNER CATALOGUE: An old round burl bowl in ash, with a single handle. Shaped with knife and gouge. Probably used for serving food. Cat. 5/17/1935 8/31/1936.