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Cultural Objects, Folk Art
Double Burl Sculpture
PeopleMaker/Creator: Marvin Thomas
PlacesSimpsons (Locust Grove District)
- Height: 5 1/2 inches
- Diameter: 3 inches
This small sculpture was shaped from a double burl (knots formed on trees as a wound response) and mounted on a separate block of wood.
Keywordsfolk art, burled wood
Marvin Jewell Thomas (1910 – 2006) was married to Daisy DeWitt Thomas.