Custom Fancy Cane #110: Honduran Rosewood Burl, Brazilian Ebony & Honduran Rosewood

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Project by mmh posted 02-21-2011 07:13 AM 4942 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a tall cane made with some extra fancy Honduran Rosewood burl that has some beautiful swirls of chocolate grain that dance through the handle. The handle is approximately 5.5” long and is reinforced with a metal rod because the thin part is partially short grained. The collar is of Brazilian Ebony and the shaft is made of Honduran Rosewood.

This is an elegant cane that can be easily worn to an evening event or special occassion, but can also be enjoyed for daily use.

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#1 posted 02-21-2011 07:27 AM

That is a gorgeous handle, Meilie!!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 02-21-2011 02:13 PM

spendid handle!

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#3 posted 02-21-2011 04:13 PM

Just beautiful. Great job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 02-21-2011 04:58 PM

Makes me want to reach out and touch it. Nature sure has a way of building things, that grain is wonderful to look at.

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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#5 posted 02-21-2011 05:01 PM

Great work and web site. You have some amazing looking canes!

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

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#6 posted 02-21-2011 05:33 PM

that’s a nice one Meilie. I like the simple clean smooth ones like this.

-- you may only live once, but if you do it right that's all you need

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#7 posted 02-21-2011 08:22 PM

You got the best out of this piece of wood. Really nice!

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#8 posted 02-22-2011 02:15 AM

Great wood selections, well combined, beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#9 posted 02-22-2011 02:56 AM

absolutely awesome!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 02-22-2011 04:06 AM

Beautiful cane Meilie. Never anything less. God Bless, mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#11 posted 02-24-2011 06:45 AM

What a beauty Millie!!!!! Really love it.

-- Dan Wiggins

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