Shadow box with etched glass

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Project by M1ni0n posted 03-23-2009 07:27 AM 3453 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This shadow box was a going away gift for our Major in my section. I wanted to do something different so we got the glass etched instead of putting a metal plate inside. It is made out of Cherry and has brass pins in the top securing the sides. I finished this in tung oil with a couple coats of paste wax. I also did something different with the challenge coin and placed it on a walnut pedastal at a 45 degree angle. Overall this is a rather simple shadow box but is not the same as the run of the mill shadow boxes.

-- Jason

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John Gray

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#1 posted 03-23-2009 02:07 PM

Nice job!!!!!!

-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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Dennis Zongker

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#2 posted 03-23-2009 02:41 PM

Great Job! The Military is Americas back bone. Thank you.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#3 posted 03-24-2009 07:07 AM

well done

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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