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    New Maple Burl Bowl

    Made with a scrap piece of old maple burl, very dry, had to the mineral oil on the finish cuts. 5" x 1"

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    Cute little thing. I couldn't tell by the picture that it was so small.
    Chinese Proverb: Man who eats many prunes gets good run for the money.

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    Very nice

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    Well Done Jim!
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    Nice looking bowl Jim.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bernie Weishapl View Post
    Nice looking bowl Jim.
    +1 love the little ones...
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    Nicely done, Jim.

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