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Mahogany & Wenge Mantel

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Project by Timberwerks posted 1548 days ago 1523 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This mantel is African Mahogany with an inlaid band of Wenge. The surface of the mantel as well as the bevel was planed by hand. The mantel is supported by 3/4” diameter steel rods that are inserted into fireplace header and back of mantel. Finish is an oil / varnish mix. September 2006.

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Terry

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#1 posted 1548 days ago

Very elegant. I really like the inlay.

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Timberwerks

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#2 posted 1548 days ago

Thank you. It does not show well in the photos but the Wenge is a bit proud of the Mahogany, it adds an interesting detail.

-- http://djofurnituremaker.wordpress.com/ & https://www.facebook.com/pages/Timberwerks-Studio/126415221682

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Chelios

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#3 posted 1548 days ago

This one is really simple and nice in design. I would like it more than som of the very elaborate mantles that are full of beads and routed patterns or carved. This appeals so much more to me

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Timberwerks

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#4 posted 1548 days ago

Thanks, I really like this one to. I hope to do another someday.

-- http://djofurnituremaker.wordpress.com/ & https://www.facebook.com/pages/Timberwerks-Studio/126415221682

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