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Old 04-16-2017, 11:42 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Cool A lidded box with a finial/knob

I turned this the other day and was pretty pleased with the figure in the wood. The top is from a piece of Silver Maple burl I bought from CSUSA, the bottom is from a piece of Box Elder burl my son in law gave to me a few years back (he's the head Forester for the City of Provo, UT). The finial or rather, the knob is made from Honduras Rosewood Burl. Beautiful stuff!
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Three pieces of beautiful but different wood and they go together nicely! Unique "pairing" as well as form. I like it!!
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Thank you Steve for the input. It's much appreciated!
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I like the acorn-style lid.
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Wonderful piece Mark! I also echo the compliments on the pairing of the woods!
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