This piece embodies the perfect union of clay and wood. The sculpted cherry wood is permanently attached to the ceramic vessel. The clay form is hand built construction. The top portion of the piece has variegated glazes. The piece is fired a third time in a kiln fueled by sawdust (Pit Firing) to add the smoked surfaces. This is a decorative ,sculptural vessel and does not hold water. This vessel is priced at 490..