S/2159 Antique Treen 18th Century Sussex Elm Log Bowl
A small 18th century Sussex elm log bowl, made from sawing across the grain of a log. These interesting eating bowls were made in four different sizes and an example can be seen in Treen for the Table by Jonathan Levi on page 150. The whole has a pleasing honey colour and retains a patination.
3 in. (7.5 cm.) High
5½ in. (14 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1780