This is a special slim threaded holder made out of Oxhorn Bucida Burl (Bucida buceras) with Desert Ironwood (Olneya tesota) cap. Also known as Florida Black Olive, Gregorywood, Bulletwood...Oxhorn bucida is a common ornamental tree of South Florida and the Keys. The burl, however, is definitely not common, and what a beautiful thing! This is also one of the hardest burl wood I have worked with. The density is right up there with the Deset Ironwood, another very heavy timber. Rare and beautiful!
The crew-on cap makes this holder extra special and ensures that your content is secured. The slim profile fits unobtrusively in a purse or pocket for the people on the go. This holder can be used to hold daily pill, snuff, sewing needles, cash stash and small valuables...Also serves as a nice gift for someone who seems to have everything.
Dimension (largest diameter x height): 1" x 3-1/4"
-- All wood turned items were hand made and/or hand threaded on a lathe. Hardwood threaded inserts were used for woods that do not accept threading well.
-- The item was sanded to 1200 grid for a mirror finish and sealed with a food-safe varnish, if applicable. For hard, fine grained wood with a natural shine, only wax and oil was applied.
-- Each piece offered is a unique item. The design may be repeated but the dimension and wood combination, and or decorative accent will be different
-- Artist signature and catalog number will be inscribed on the item
-- I ship via USPS First Class mail (or Priority Mail if requested). Combined shipping is the highest shipping cost plus $2 for each additional item. Free shipping for 5 or more items purchased at the same time
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