Trunk chopping example

A visible example of trunk-chopping in this shohin Corkbark Chinese Elm.
Dug in March, can you tell where the chops were made?

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At the red lines:

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Now, look at it from the left:

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It’s nice when the chops can all be made to the back, so scars aren’t visible from the front.

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