Just another fun marquetry project

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Project by beginrbldr posted 01-26-2010 11:22 PM 1448 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my third marquetry jewelry box. The box is made out of mahogony and the lid background is cherry. The elk consist of several types of wood. the box is mitered together and for strength i used an exotic dovetail lock joint. The finish is laquer.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA

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#1 posted 01-26-2010 11:32 PM

i meant to say exotic wood dovetail lock joint.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA

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#2 posted 01-27-2010 12:25 AM

good job

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#3 posted 01-27-2010 03:40 AM

Well done

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#4 posted 01-31-2010 05:29 AM

Nice jewelry box Jeff.


-- Robin Renee'

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#5 posted 02-14-2010 03:36 PM

well done ,
beautiful work !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#6 posted 02-15-2010 12:32 AM

That turned out very nice! I like it!

-- Janice

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