Treasure chest

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Project by dude2727 posted 12-19-2012 05:46 PM 1436 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Christmas present for my daughter. Made of mahogany and ash with some walnut.
Handcut wooden hinges with a wooden beech pin in the hinges.
Thanks for viewing

-- I'm really a woodworker disguised as a surgical pathologist by day

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#1 posted 12-19-2012 05:58 PM

That’s a nice project. Good work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#2 posted 12-19-2012 06:04 PM

I am so loving this one!
Thanks for posting.

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#3 posted 12-19-2012 06:12 PM

It’s realy something! Details are astonish!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 12-19-2012 07:03 PM

Very creative and very cool,a extra neat design.

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 12-19-2012 07:23 PM

The chest is a treasure in itself. Beautiful work!

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#6 posted 12-19-2012 08:28 PM

So fabulous!

-- "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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#7 posted 12-20-2012 01:18 AM

Really beautiful. What angles did you cut thr top strips? What are the overall dimensions?

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#8 posted 12-20-2012 05:31 AM

Ya, the top really came out great…....................

-- mike...............

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#9 posted 12-20-2012 07:06 AM

Wonderful piece

-- Norman

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#10 posted 07-17-2013 12:31 PM

Love the curved top—the proportions are look great. Did you design it with a set of plans that you are willing to share?

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