This is a very pretty acorn shaped box made out of Yellowheart (Euxylophora paraensis) with Greenheart (Chlorocardium rodiei) cap. This is another acorn combining two colored-heart woods. I have Yellowheart for a long time, but had not turned it until the Greenheart came along. What a nice wood, the Yellowheart. Now I know why it is also called Brazilian Satinwood. Anything with "Satin" in it's name should be brilliant. The olive green color of the Greenheart works exceptionally well with this bright wood. The nut looks so smartly handsome with it's green beret.
A nice box for your valuables. The screw-on cap ensures that your content is secured, good for jewelry, keepsake... Thought the ages, people has given out acorns as a symbol of prosperity and luck. This one is a unique gift.
Dimension (largest diameter x height): 1-5/8" x 2-3/4"
-- 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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