Hawaiian Koa Wood Calabash with Koa Butterflies
This is a traditional Hawaiian Koa wood calabash bowl #709. This beautiful piece stands at 5" tall and approximately 10 3/4" wide. It has a traditional non-footed shape, a unique branch intrusion opening, and four Koa butterfly patches. The deep blonde and golden brown color exemplifies the unique and rich characteristics of Koa wood. The Koa wood was sustainably harvested from the slopes of Mauna Kea, at KoaWood Ranch. This handcrafted Koa bowl will grace any home with the warmth that Hawaiian art and tropical decor brings to any environment. This handmade heirloom is unique, branded, and numbered.
Dimensions: 10 3/4" Wide X 5" Height, 1/2" Approx. Wall Thickness
Using Koa wood from the conservation, Craig painstakingly turned this wood bowl in the traditional Hawaiian calabash shape. The piece is finished with Danish oil and beeswax.