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Mahogany Jewelry Box

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Project by AdamScudder posted 812 days ago 1207 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Half blind dovetails combine the corners, and the cove was cut by crossing the tablesaw blade at an angle, same with the lid, plus a little hand carving for the finger lip
As it turned out the lid was a different type of mahogany so I had to play around with some dyes to get the color where I liked it

-- Adam Scudder Woodworking





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 812 days ago

I really like this box a unique design and very nice works.

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Tedster

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#2 posted 812 days ago

Really nice.. I especially like how you did the handle.

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 812 days ago

Very nice work, looks great,

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

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Martyroc

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#4 posted 811 days ago

Unique looking box, I really like the sculpted top. The cove cuts on the sides add a lot of character to this box, nicely done.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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RogerBean

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#5 posted 811 days ago

Nicely done. Your lid design is clearly a winner.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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IndianJoe

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#6 posted 811 days ago

Really nice, I especially like how you did the lid.

-- Nimkee** Joe

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 811 days ago

it’s a beautiful box and shows a lot of creativity.

helluvawreck
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blackcherry

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#8 posted 811 days ago

The lid is spectacular, very nice design…BC

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AdamScudder

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#9 posted 803 days ago

Thanks folks!

-- Adam Scudder Woodworking

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