This piece is a salad bowl made from ambrosia maple. It is fully functional and simply requires gentle cleaning after being used. For more information on looking after your salad bowl please visit my web page here: https://www.jimlorrimanwoodturner.com/looking-after-your-wood-turning.html.
I have made a number of salad bowls in this style from ambrosia maple and the configuration brought to mind the asteroid belt. Parts of this region can be pretty crowded. When looking into this bowl the thought that came to me was it looked like a traffic jam but my theme was about asteroids so it was an easy leap to Space Jam.