a round box or a bowl with a lid

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Project by branch posted 09-09-2011 08:06 PM 1054 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi friends a little round box or is it a bowl with a lid that is the question what do you think the proper name is /??
it is another piece of the spalted beech
it is 3 3/4 inch tall with out the lid by 5 1/2 wide
finish is 5 coats of tung oil sanded in between each coat the final coat of oil is thinned to 60 oil 40 white spirits

thanks for having a look


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#1 posted 09-09-2011 09:45 PM

a two piece
hollow wood

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#2 posted 09-09-2011 11:48 PM

Very nice!

Some turners would call this a box, but I prefer calling it “A Bowl with a Lid”.

Box doesn’t sound right to me.

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#3 posted 09-10-2011 02:43 AM

I would go for a bowl with a lid. Nice one Branch.

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#4 posted 09-17-2011 03:50 PM

This is a great looking box Branch!! The shape of both the bowl and the lid are great!!

Thanks for sharing

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#5 posted 09-18-2011 06:37 PM

Nice looking box. I like the wide base that you did.

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