This is a bowl of hand carved wooden Monkey Pod fruit. The wood comes from the tropical Monkey Pod tree. Hawaii is famous for the wood but the tree grows in the Philippines, Thailand and other such places. But, it is Hawaii that is most famous for its Monkey Pod wood carvings. Bowls and trays are common. There are eight pieces of fruit in this collection. They are all in excellent condition. The bowl is not made of Monkey Pod wood.