bowl (containers)

Painted, wooden bowl carved from a single block of wood. When turned upside down it is in the shape of a dog with a collar lying down curled up. Inside is decorated with black, yellow and red painted designs. Handwritten label adhering to base reads: 'Norwegian Bowl in the form of a Dog.'

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