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    Tasmanian burl with spirals

    Just a small vessel with 30 spirals, soft wired brushed, satin finish and a light buff 6"x 5"
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    That is spectacular Neil

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    i second that opinion
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    Holy Moly! That's a dish & a half! Well done indeed!
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    Beautiful piece.
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    That is a mighty fine looking piece indeed!

    Just idle curiosity, why thirty spirals? Seems like an odd division.

    Hu

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    Really like your work Neil
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    Like I said over younder, love what you do with these pieces.

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    Oh man, that's nice Hughie. Beautifully done. Makes my hands cramp up just thinking about all the sanding you must done.
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    You really are the master of these Hughie!! The effort this takes is beyond the "ouch" factor!
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