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Project by thatwoodworkingguy posted 06-02-2010 01:01 AM 1119 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made out of soft white Maple and a figured Mahogany top.
It has Mahogany splines as well.
I hand carved the mouth shaped recesses used for lifting the lid giving this sharp lined box an organic edge. Its lined with black felt and finished with lacquer.

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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-02-2010 01:05 AM

Nice no double nice no Triple nice, oh well you get the point great box!

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#2 posted 06-02-2010 02:17 AM

That looks really good. Looks like you have been bitten by the box bug.

-- We all must start somewhere in our journey of doing what we love to do.

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Jim Crockett (USN Retired)

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#3 posted 06-02-2010 02:29 AM

Very nice box. The woods chosen complement each other well and the workmanship is excellent. Great job!

Jim

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

The figured Mahogany is awesome and a great compliment to the Curly Maple. Makes a beautiful combination.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#5 posted 06-02-2010 07:17 AM

Very nice box.. and so with the background.. Is it a wooven rattan?
Thanks for posting

-- Bert

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#6 posted 06-02-2010 10:37 AM

Great looking project!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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