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Pin Knot Live Edged Mountain Ash Bowl

This tree died in front of a historic downtown Sitka home and was given to me by the granddaughter of the man who planted the tree.At a recent market in Juneau a woman bought a bowl from this same tree. We got to talking and after I learned she grew up in Sitka 60 years ago, I asked her name and soon realized that the man who planted the tree was her uncle.This bowl had been set aside for a gallery and despite being from 2016.It's a beautiful piece with a small throhis bowl had been set aside for a gallery and despite being from 2016.It's a beautiful piece with a small through-knot in the edge of the base of the bowl. I also left a bit of live-edge on one side from right under the bark layer. The grain shimmers in good light.This will make a handsome jewelry bowl or bowl for small items.Details:Mountain AshHandmade, one-of-a-kindExcellent display piece or jewelry bowlFinished with food-grade Danish oil, varnish, and bees waxMade by Zach LaPerriereSitka, Alaska 2016Bowl measures 7.75" x 1.25" read more

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