- This object is an example of kobu art, in which roots and trunks of trees provide natural sculptures. Some artists left the kobu looking natural, while others carved or painted the piece to use for other purposes. This particular kobu functioned as a vase.
- Currently not on view
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
- date made
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mabel Rose Vogel
- Physical Description
- wood (overall material)
- overall: 7 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 18.415 cm x 8.255 cm
- Object Name
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