Eastern Woodlands Ash Burl Maple Syrup Ladle

Circa: 1800-1820
Size: 40" (oal)
Nice balanced form hewn from one piece of ash with the bowl of the burl and the handle into the straight grain. Dark patina exhibiting an extensive use history. RARE.

Like example pictured in my book, North American Burl Treen, page 181, plate 9/30 a/b. and in Important Americana From The Collection of Mr. & Mrs. James O. Keene, Sotheby's, 1997, lot 7.

HIGH RESOLUTION IMAGES AVAILABLE.

Condition: Very good-Excellent with evidence of an extensive use history. Wire repair to front of bowl.

Price: $6,800.00

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