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American Chestnut case with knapped cave scene

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Project by millzit posted 02-10-2012 04:13 PM 727 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another ‘combined’ project with my LJ buddy terryR. Case is American Chestnut salvaged from a barn demo. Bats and cave scene are from Kay Co. chert, wherever that is….terry? Nothing special in the construction, maybe the splined mitered corners. Splines are walnut. I use only 1/4” safety glass in all my cases. Didn’t realilze this one was from ‘08…...my, how time flies! Again, I can see there is an art of taking pics of projects. The black felt in this one acted like a mirror.

-- .......now cut that out!





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terryR

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#1 posted 02-11-2012 01:33 AM

wow, how did I let that reclaimed, extinct, chestnut case get away? :-)

chert is from Kay, County, OK…sweet stuff…

-- tr ...see one, do one, teach one...

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bowtie

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#2 posted 02-11-2012 04:12 AM

nice looking case, like the contrasting splines. i never saw any thing but tools or points knapped from chert,very creative.

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru.... cccedar.com

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