Keepsake Box

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Project by Stephen M. Skillins posted 07-01-2012 03:17 PM 1358 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Solid Mahogany 18” W x 10” T x 8” D. Top is Solid Yellowheart with Purpleheart edge-banding. Turned Maple bun feet. Ebony knob. Brass plaque with custom engraving. Brass chain lid supports prevent top from opening to far.

-- Steve Skillins, Danvers MA

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#1 posted 07-01-2012 05:35 PM

Very nice.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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#2 posted 07-02-2012 01:57 AM

Sharp looking box, that’s a pretty big one, very clean lines with fine craftsmanship make this a real bueaty, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#3 posted 07-02-2012 01:51 PM

This is a fine box. It’s beautiful. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 07-02-2012 10:00 PM


Looks like a good solid build. The bun feet are a different twist. The chains look a little intrusive. The lift and the plaque are nicely balanced visually. The top is a nice fit. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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