Cherry Bible box

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Project by jbzehr posted 01-24-2011 03:47 PM 1390 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cherry box was patterned after an eighteenth century Bible box. I recently finished two of these Bible boxes for a client.

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#1 posted 01-24-2011 04:14 PM

Very nice. Well done.

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#2 posted 01-24-2011 04:43 PM

Nice box. Like the profiles and dovetails

-- "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford

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#3 posted 01-24-2011 06:52 PM

Very nice box, your design is elegant, very clean and graceful. I like your hinges and lock, can you share where you purchased them, I am always looking for good brass vendors, seems there are too few, and usually at too high of a price, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#4 posted 01-25-2011 03:14 AM

really nice box. dovetails look great.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#5 posted 01-25-2011 04:29 AM

Thanks. The lock and escutcheon were both purchased from Horton Brasses. ( The hinges were from Lee Valley (

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#6 posted 01-26-2011 03:39 PM

Simple, elegant, and beautiful… Well done!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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