Antique shelf from the "Stone axe" century

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Project by Walther von Einik posted 05-12-2013 05:41 PM 1116 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Antique shelf from the “Stone axe” century. Made without any metal nails! Only wooden nails, like in the old times, like made all by axe. BUT woven mesh from the

Ecological woodfinish made in several techniques, all natural.
Hangers made from the natural hemp, using the old technology and old methodic. All natural, useful – no decoration!

Very soon I’ll make the blog for making this shelf. Please, wait a little!


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#1 posted 05-12-2013 05:58 PM

A totally unique shelf.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 05-12-2013 08:11 PM

awesome shelf!!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 05-12-2013 09:52 PM

Your work continues to amaze me. Excellent.

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

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#4 posted 05-12-2013 09:59 PM

Very interesting treatment on the wood, and I like the way no modern implementations like screws are used. Very rustic indeed, goes back to the beginning of woodworking, when craftsmen had be be very creative in their joinery.

WAIT!, is that two nails I see in the stile of the last photo? Huh!

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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Walther von Einik

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#5 posted 05-12-2013 10:41 PM

there are two nails on which this shels is hangling on the wall! this shelf don’t have any nalis! if I thought wrong please, show where you saw nails and I’ll make the closer photo. also, wait for blog, there will bee more beller photos of work


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#6 posted 05-12-2013 11:33 PM

Another masterpiece by a master craftsman.

Beatufully done.

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

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#7 posted 05-13-2013 05:59 PM

It’s really great looking old new shelf.
Good job !

-- Boris Khechoyan

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#8 posted 06-04-2013 06:21 PM

Your a master at your craft. A unique shelf.

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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