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Project by kiefer posted 08-27-2012 02:54 AM 2132 views 5 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a ancient form of jewelry that I made out of a wood material .
I am fascinated with the look and I hope you enjoy the look .
I wont tell you what the material is and hope you will take a good guess .

-- Kiefer

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#1 posted 08-27-2012 03:14 AM

a seed pod?

-- cathyb, Hawaii,

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#2 posted 08-27-2012 03:14 AM

Looks like pine cones

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#3 posted 08-27-2012 03:20 AM

Looks like cactus,interesting design.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#4 posted 08-27-2012 03:31 AM

I think hardwoodman is close. Looks like some kind of evergreen cone. Makes a nice pendant whatever it is !

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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#5 posted 08-27-2012 09:42 AM

I am split between seed pods and evergreen cones.

Whatever they are, they look pretty nice and are definitely unique.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#6 posted 08-27-2012 10:50 AM

Banksia pod?? They look very kool, whatever they are

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

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#7 posted 08-27-2012 11:04 AM

Super cool, I also guess a Cone.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#8 posted 08-27-2012 11:21 AM

thye are fine looking and catch the eye

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#9 posted 08-27-2012 11:43 AM

I originally thought like Roger and the pods, I could see pine cones after it was said also.

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#10 posted 08-27-2012 12:35 PM

One piece looks like the skeleton of a Cholla cactus. The others look like seed pods of some kind.
Great ides for the person who like natural looking things.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#11 posted 08-27-2012 12:39 PM

Hurry and tell us! How the hell can I copy it if I don’t know what it is? :o(
Really, I like whatever it is.
Have a good’un

-- rejo55, East Texas

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#12 posted 08-27-2012 03:42 PM

I think your all correct. (But a pine cone is a seed pod)

-- Paul

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#13 posted 08-27-2012 08:31 PM


--,the best teacher is repetition.

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#14 posted 08-27-2012 08:42 PM

I also thought “seed pods” once I figured out they were not made to look like fossils – I originally read it as wood made to look like an ancient jewelry material. Very cool and just the kind of necklace I would wear.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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#15 posted 08-27-2012 08:53 PM

I’m not really much into guessing what it is made of. What I want to know is the connection between the formation of the ancient jewels and the name origin that served as the thread title.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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