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Bowl

2006.44.3621 (RS161212)

Description

Carved wooden bowl from the Marquesan Islands, exterior covered with typical Marquesan designs of triangles, concentric squares, six-petaled flower. Interior of bowl is unadorned. The bowl would have been used in everyday life.

Details

Maker
unknown
Location of origin
Pacific Island Group
Associated Building
Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl
bowls (vessels)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3621
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memoral Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
269765

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