Cove Box

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Project by NickJonesDesigns posted 06-22-2014 05:42 PM 2011 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The Cove Box presents a unique and interesting profile when viewed from any angel, due to the asymmetrical cove which has been carved into the box. The box features a lift lid which is topped by a hand carved handle and splined miter joints for added stability. This box is made of lace wood and birdseye maple.

-- Nick Jones Designs,

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#1 posted 06-22-2014 06:24 PM

Fabulous work! What a treasure you have created! It’s beautiful!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 06-22-2014 06:33 PM

nice looking box! The differing length splines really work with the cove shape and are a nice additional touch.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#3 posted 06-22-2014 08:38 PM

Very cool. Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#4 posted 06-22-2014 08:49 PM

The box looks great, but in looking back at what I like about it, other than the wood, I guess I like the balance in its design/proportions.

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#5 posted 06-23-2014 01:02 PM

Sweet Box! I really like the design and wood selection.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#6 posted 06-23-2014 04:38 PM

I saw your box at the fair, it looks great.

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#7 posted 06-23-2014 06:01 PM

What a beautiful box! How is that cove done, I would really like to know. Really nice job!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#8 posted 06-23-2014 07:41 PM

The Daily Top 3 people much be on vacation!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#9 posted 06-23-2014 10:27 PM

very nice!!!

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#10 posted 06-24-2014 09:01 PM

The design is very unique, great wood and nice job on its small details! Well done.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#11 posted 02-21-2016 02:54 AM

Awesome box. Beautiful

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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