Digital Commonwealth

Bowl

Item Information

Title:
Bowl
Description:
Burl maple bowl, large and round, carved from single piece of burl with overhanging rim above 3 incised bands; wide body resting on a shallow foot of golden brown patina; highly figured.
Date:
1725–1825
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
burl veneer
turning (shaping process)
bowls (vessels)
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Maple
Turned
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
7.25 in. (H) Diameter: 18.75 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.1471
Identifier:
2991