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4 7/8 x 10 3/8 x 10 3/8 in. (12.4 x 26.4 x 26.4 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on bottom: "PRESTINI"; on paper label: "271x / 61"
Gift of Professor James Prestini
Curly birch lathe-turned bowl. Flat bottom (3 1/2" diameter), deep with rounded sides above. Made of two horizontal sections of wood, joined. Prestini numbers 61, 271.
James Prestini (American, 1908-1993). Bowl, ca. 1943-1953. Birch, 4 7/8 x 10 3/8 x 10 3/8 in. (12.4 x 26.4 x 26.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Professor James Prestini, 81.113.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 81.113.7_mark_bw.jpg)
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