Tall oval-shaped oak vessel with a dark stained base and a white limed upper portion with horizontal ridges.
Materials and techniques
Seasoned straight grained English oak. Rough-shaped on bandsaw. Carved with side-axe, paring along grain. Final shaping with gouges, ridged surface uses 1/4" no 7 gouge. White portion is the limed white, and very lightly burnt using a torch. Black portion scorched and then waxed. The whole is then brushed.