Originally carved out of a very knotty wood, this small pig bowl measures 4" wide 8" long and 3" tall. The piece has a good weight and detailed look. There is a prominent knot down the center of the bowl and deep carving marks. The knot looks like a dark crack running down the bottom of the bowl. The knot is also visible inside the bowl. Tureen is made of resin and is not recommended for use with unwrapped food.