Handcrafted Potpourri Curly Maple Wooden Bowl with Antique Pewter Humming Bird Lid
This bowl was hand crafted and turned on my wood lathe.
Curly Maple (Tiger Maple) is traditional hard maple with a soft and flowing figure. The hard maple is the state tree of Wisconsin, Vermont, New York and West Virginia. In the North, during the cold nights and warm days of late winter, the sugar maple is tapped for its sucrose-containing sap, the source of maple syrup. Until the turn of the century, the heels of women’s shoes were made from maple. Curly Maple (Tiger Maple) has been a favorite of American furniture makers since early Colonial days.
A medium Curly Maple – hand tuned, one-of-a-kind potpourri bowl suitable for offerings, display, dried herbs etc . . . Finish is satin hand rubbed and food safe.
Remember there is only one of this bowl making it a unique. No two pieces are the same. Each will have different grain patterns and colors.
Dimensions: Diameter 3 1/2 inches by 3 3/4 high
Hand Crafted on My Lathe by: Jeff Smith
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