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Project by wood4ever posted 02-18-2013 03:13 PM 723 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Dear LJ’s,

I would like to share with you my latest piece. I do apologize for the poor light used to take the pictures.

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Jewellery Box, common cherry structure (Prunus avium, Portugal), spalted common plane lid and internal dividers (Platanus x hybrida, Portugal) and ebony handle (Diospyros crassiflora, Gaboon)

I hope you enjoy.

Kind regards,

PJ

-- PJ, Lisbon, Portugal





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 02-18-2013 05:15 PM

Very nice. LOVE the grain on that lid…..beautiful wood!

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

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ShaneA

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#2 posted 02-19-2013 12:10 AM

Nice looking box. The lid is very similar to Quarter Sawn Sycamore that we have in the US. Interesting stuff.

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 02-19-2013 02:22 AM

Great box, beautiful wood

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

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gfadvm

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#4 posted 02-19-2013 02:46 AM

Beautiful wood. I agree with Shane: that looks just like American sycamore. Quartersawn on the top and flatsawn on the sides. One of my very favorite wood species.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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josh

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#5 posted 03-19-2013 04:46 AM

Simple. Perfect. Like.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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