Hollow Form in Box Elder with great red colored “flames” #30743


Hollow Form in Box Elder Wood with great red color “flames”  on the top half.  14 inches wide and 8 inches tall.  Item Number 30743. On display at the Grovewood Gallery in Asheville, NC.  Please contact us at collisondesigns@aol.com for additional information.  Thank you. 

Box Elder, also called Ash Leaf Maple, is the softest of the maple species.  The marvelous red coloring in this bowl is the residue left by a beetle which takes up residence in the Box Elder Tree.  The seasonal rise and fall of the sap in the tree carries the red coloring through the tree. 

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