This natural edge Olive bowl has some interesting grain. Although it looks to be oval that is because it was turned into the face of the log where the bark covered rim rises and falls as you go around. It is actually round. The light and dark sap wood to heart wood contracts in Olive always produce great patterns. It has a food safe finish. WOOD: Olive; DIAMETER: 9"; HEIGHT: 5"; WEIGHT: 15 Ounces.