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Vessel (Arroyo series)

Turned hollow maple burl of inverted mushroom-cap shape, with irregular jagged indentations on sides, two of which pierce the vessel wall, pronounced grain, and egg-shaped opening at top; surface carved, sandblasted, and bleached to an off-white; inscribed on bottom, "M Peterson 92."

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Devens and The Seminarians


Object Place

Edmonds, Washington, United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Burl maple




Wood Carvings / Turnings