Exactly such troughs, carved from solid wood, used to be used for chopping cabbage for pickling, and now more and more as an interesting interior decor or a dish for table setting. They can be served sliced bread, pastries, fruit. In short, what is enough of your imagination. The Russian lubok and house paintings of the Russian North are the motives of the painting. On both sides the writing: " Feet on the ground, head in the sky". This inscription as if explains the sense of the image, where the drawn character is quite earthly and pragmatic profession - shepherd, but in broad daylight around him stars Shine. And if we remember the Bible, we will understand that the shepherd in ancient times was a man very close to the divine revelations despite, and maybe because of his earthly work.
How to keep
do not use for wet products, can be wiped with a damp cloth