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This is a simple jewelry box I made for my daughter. Mahogany with a satin clear laquer finish. Two lift out trays with felt liners. Ebony dovetail keys add detail.
-- Rick -Tulsa
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#1 posted 05-12-2010 04:49 AM
Seeing this beautiful box and the other projects you have just posted you have been busy! Good work!
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#2 posted 05-12-2010 04:54 AM
Great job on the box! I’ve never worked with mahogany before – sure looks nice on your box. Very nice job on the trays – I like the domed shape with the through hole. Looks real nice.
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#3 posted 05-12-2010 05:12 AM
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#4 posted 05-12-2010 05:17 AM
Very nice Rick
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#5 posted 05-12-2010 05:40 AM
The outside design is one of my favorites. Love those dovetail miter keys. Very special.
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#6 posted 05-12-2010 06:12 AM
Great box. Love the dove tail keys and the humped trays.
Keep it up.
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#7 posted 05-12-2010 06:13 AM
The dovetail keys are awesome. Great box.
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#8 posted 05-12-2010 11:36 AM
Very well done, Love the colors.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
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#9 posted 05-12-2010 12:17 PM
great looken box
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#10 posted 05-12-2010 01:09 PM
I like the austerity/simplicity of the box. The simple details, make it come together
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#11 posted 05-12-2010 03:14 PM
Nice. The design really works for me. The keys are just enough without over doing it.I really like the top, very thin on the sides, and beveled on the top.
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#12 posted 05-12-2010 04:49 PM
Very nice job, I like the choice of wood with the keys adding contrast. nice job on the interior, with the detail of the pull out trays. I have not done much with keys as of yet, that looks to be a difficult cut to make a dovetail one, great job!
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#13 posted 05-12-2010 07:40 PM
nice. That just looks really solid.
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#14 posted 05-14-2010 09:07 AM
very nice.something i am sure your daughter will admire for many years to come.
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