A wood map of the Great Sacandaga Lake, in New York's Adirondack Park. Originally called Sacandaga Reservoir, the Great Sacandaga Lake is about 29 miles long. In the local native language, Sacandaga means "land of the waving grass". The primary purpose of creating the reservoir was to control flooding on the Hudson River and the Sacandaga River.
This piece comes ready to hang, pre-framed in a custom, solid-wood frame. Its rich contours are carefully crafted from laser-cut layers of Baltic birch, which are hand colored and glued together with the intent that each becomes a prized conversational piece and treasured heirloom.
13.5" Width X 31" Length