A fine and elegant wood bowl, pakaka, Hawaiian Islands
diameter 11in; height 7 1/4in
with multiple indigenous repairs on the surface. This bowl's tall thin-walled form denoted advanced craftsmanship, and was especially prized by Hawaiians and collectors.
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Hawaiian Family Collection since ca. 1920
Property of Susan Mast, Hawaii
Sotheby's, June 27, 1994, lot 24.