Hawaiian Koa Wood Turned Calabash - Large
This is a traditional Hawaiian Koa wood calabash bowl #676. This piece stands at 5" high and approximately 9 1/4" wide. It has a traditional non-footed shape. This deep blonde and golden brown Koa bowl reflects the unique and rich characteristics of Koa wood. There is a nice branch intrusion on the side of the bowl and exposed cracks that have been filled with black resin. The Koa wood was harvested on the slopes of Mauna Kea, at KoaWood Ranch. This handcrafted Koa bowl will grace any home with the warmth that Hawaiian art and tropic decor brings to any environment. This handmade heirloom is unique, branded, and numbered.
Dimensions: 9 1/4" Wide X 5" Height, 1/4" 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.