bowl (containers); saucer (containers)

Bowl and saucer. The bowl is cut, possibly on a lathe, from a single piece of brown stone, possibly marble. The bowl stands on a small pedestal base and has a concave-convex profile. There is a circular indentation, possibly from a lathe, pin in centre of the interior. The saucer is made using the same material and technique, and has a ring base.

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