Jassi Island and New Guinea Hand-Carved Wood Food Bowls
New Guinea and Jassi Island (Oceania)
Two food bowls, early to mid 20th century
Carved wood and pigment
from the collection of artists Lenore and Robert Szesko (Chicago, Illinois).
- chips and wear to the rims and edges; significant crack to the smaller bowl interior, appears to have previous repair; cracks to wood; damage and loss to decorative handles; abrasions and holes to wood; stains and accretions to each; pigment loss.
- measurement of longest.