Bowl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-269765

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

Descriptive Terms

bowls (vessels)
wood (plant material)
Bowl

Associated Building

Original To Stephen Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

E47,120

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Pacific Island Group

Dimensions

9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memoral Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3621