the finish is presently just a coat of natural stain to block moisture absorption

top and bottom views --- lacewood shows up nicely in the upper area but it looks better on the bottom of the bowl than it does on the top --- walnut base needs to have the holes plugged.

yellowheart in front

cocobolo in front looks irregular on the left because the piece has sapwood

NOTE: this bowl has been finished and is now available on my bowl-sale site:

Information on this specific bowl can be seen at: n027