This Underground Railroad Bowl is from a storm damaged Mulberry tree on the Underground Railroad Trail in Nyack NY. Just think about the history this tree borne witness to.
This historic wood makes this Underground Railroad Bowl a one of a kind with tons of character. It rare to find wood with such gorgeous patterns of beautiful grain and colorful age ring markings. . The wood is Mulberry from a tree that fell in a storm on the Underground Railroad Trail in Nyack, NY. Just think of the history that passed by this tree. This bowl is perfect as a centerpiece for your table. The size is 8 inch diameter by 2 1/2 high. My signature is on the base with a notation about the wood ‘s provenance.
Picture this gorgeous food-safe bowl filled with candy on your kitchen table. If you are constantly misplacing your keys and cell phone this bowl is perfect as a cell phone holder or jewelry keeper. Just drop the items into the bowl when you get home and your life will be simplified.
Signed by the artist, Alan Adler, on base… that would be me.
An item will be perfect in your home or as a gift to a special friend.
Do you know that wood is the 5th Anniversary Wedding Gift?
You can check out another Wooden bowl you may like in my store especially this https://www.aaturning.com/product/box-elder-salad-bowl/
You may also want to check out my Etsy Store for special gifts http://www.etsy.com/shop/aaturning
All items on this website are made in my studio in Montvale, NJ USA.
Care Instructions for your wood art.
Keep out of direct sunlight and minimize exposure to wide swings in humidity levels
Do not wash with water and if necessary use only a damp cloth
Wax lightly with a quality food safe wax or oil and buff to restore the luster. I recommend beeswax, walnut oil or mineral oil.