11.25"W X 4"D This bowl is finished with food safe finish and can be used as a fruit bowl or a serving dish. Wooden utensils are recommended to avoid damage to the finish. The bowl may be hand washed in warm soapy water, rinsed, dried and put away. The finish does not require replenishment as is needed on pieces done with natural oil finishes. This bowl should not be used for extended duration refrigerated food storage.