Fine Wooden Keepsake Boxes
box is made from curly Big Leaf Maple with spalted western Big Leaf Maple
book-matched top panels. The accents on the top panel and keys are Walnut.
It was made with a four corner grain match allowing the grain to flow
around the box smoothly. The dimensions are 6" x 4" x 2"
tall. It was finished with a drying oil on the inside and outside. The
outside is finished with shellac using a french polish technique and then
buffed out with Caranauba wax. The hinges are a minature barrel type and
the box opens to 85°. The liner is a velvet type material.