marquetry cigar humidor

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Project by dimitris posted 01-14-2010 09:09 PM 3267 views 10 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a handmade humidor decorated with the marquetry art .For the decoration of the humidor we used the best veneers as ebony,teak and spanish cedar for the inside and also real mother of pearl pieces.The design of the humidor is inspired from a ancient greek pottery.This is a handmade humidor unique in the world with real collective value.This cigar humidor has the capacity to store up to 40 cigars and includes a hygrometer and humidifier an adjustable spanish cedar divider to section off your cigars.

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#1 posted 01-14-2010 11:40 PM

Excellent Craftsmanship!!! I really like your design. Great job.

-- Dennis Zongker

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#2 posted 01-14-2010 11:46 PM

That’s just beautiful!

-- Cheers and God Bless

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#3 posted 01-15-2010 12:00 AM

The marquetry has a certain Arabic style. Might also be a good motiff for a backgammon set. I like the project a lot, BTW.

-- Whatever

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#4 posted 01-15-2010 12:24 AM

Very nice work, love the marquetry.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#5 posted 01-15-2010 11:29 AM

Wonderful work. You shoulda put the squid on the side too. lol Seriously, this is a work of art box and you should be proud. What kind of finish is that and how does the teak react?


-- Jim

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#6 posted 03-10-2010 04:42 PM

I have been looking at your projects and find them quite remarkable. They appear equal to any found in a museum. I, myself, haven’t tried marquetry and I am not sure that I have the patience. Guess a person has to have a gift for it. Gret work.

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#7 posted 06-02-2010 06:37 AM

My word this is beautiful!
You truly are and artist:)

-- Scott "Some days you are the big dog, some days you are the fire hydrant"

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#8 posted 06-02-2010 06:49 AM

Beautiful box and marquetry

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 11-08-2010 09:28 PM

The box is just gorgeous! I agree with kimball – it looks museum quality!

-- Bob - A sideline, not how I earn a living

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#10 posted 12-31-2010 12:58 AM

very nice looken box

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#11 posted 09-06-2015 07:09 AM

What a wonderful project. Well done!!!!

-- "It is only a silly question if it is not asked" Don,New Zealand

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