marquetry jewellery box

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Project by marquetry posted 10-05-2012 07:36 PM 4841 views 11 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a custom made jewellery box decorated with marquetry art.In the front of the box I glue a shell venner on a white wood and handmade cut the name of the owner of the box.For the orchid on the top of the box I use galalith sheet(casein sheet) some mother of pearl pieces for the buds and palisandre and ebony for the branches also handmade.


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#1 posted 10-05-2012 07:48 PM

Beautiful jewelry box!!!

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#2 posted 10-05-2012 08:19 PM

Beautiful work, great wood and very nice project.

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#3 posted 10-05-2012 11:29 PM

Very nice marquetry on a very nicely made box of very nice materials.
What can I say except…. Very Nice Indeed.

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#4 posted 10-05-2012 11:36 PM

A very fine box with all of it’s details are fit for a queen.

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#5 posted 10-06-2012 12:49 AM

A custom box ,one of the finest I have seen !

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#6 posted 10-06-2012 12:49 AM

Wow…....just beautiful

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#7 posted 10-06-2012 02:19 AM

Man o’ man, I just HAVE to take a marquetry class. I need to make something this beautiful!!!

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#8 posted 10-06-2012 03:40 AM

Exceptionally beautiful—every detail! Thanks for sharing.


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#9 posted 10-06-2012 10:38 AM

Absolutely Stunning!! Beautiful work.

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#10 posted 10-06-2012 11:50 AM

Awesome marquetry work – and the box is really beautiful.
Keep up your beautiful work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#11 posted 10-06-2012 01:11 PM

Beautiful job!

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#12 posted 10-06-2012 03:37 PM

Wonderful looking craftsmanship and elegant results, thank for sharing….BC

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#13 posted 10-06-2012 07:26 PM

Very, Very Nice. True work of art combined with exceptional workmanship.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#14 posted 01-31-2013 07:56 PM

Super looking box. The marquetry is beautifully done.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#15 posted 06-17-2015 10:44 PM

Holy cow that is sweeeeet.
Love the choice of materials.

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