Antique Treen 18th Century Sussex Elm Log Bowl

GBP 245.00

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Object Description

A medium sized well used 18th century Sussex elm log bowl, they came in four sizes and were made from sawing across the grain of an elm log, and then turned leaving a stepped foot. The whole has a most attractive colour and patination.

Object Literature

A similar example is illustrated in David Levi’s book Treen for the Table, plate 11/19 on page 150, and he suggests that they were farmhouse eating bowls.

Object Details

  • material
    elm
  • dimensions
    H:3 in. (7.5 cm.) inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1775
  • diameter
    5½ in. (14 cm.) inches

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Sunday
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Bideford
North Devon
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