Just another fun marquetry project

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Project by beginrbldr posted 1640 days ago 1188 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 1640 days ago

i meant to say exotic wood dovetail lock joint.

-- Jeff, Laguna Hills CA

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#2 posted 1640 days ago

good job

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#3 posted 1639 days ago

Well done

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#4 posted 1635 days ago

Nice jewelry box Jeff.


-- Robin Renee'

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#5 posted 1621 days ago

well done ,
beautiful work !

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#6 posted 1620 days ago

That turned out very nice! I like it!

-- Janice

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