Finely carved burl wood skull, hand carved in Bali, Indonesia.
Dimensions: 4.75″ tall x 4.75″ wide x 5.75″ deep
Weight: 1.8 lbs
A burl (American English) or bur or burr (UK English) is a tree growth in which the grain has grown in a deformed manner. It is commonly found in the form of a rounded outgrowth on a tree trunk or branch that is filled with small knots from dormant buds.