This is a very pretty acorn shaped box made out of West Indie Satinwood (Fagara flava) with Verawood (Bulnesia sarmientoi) cap. A special acorn from my collection of aromatic woods, this satinwood smells so delicious, like a mix of coconut and vanilla. It is a very rare species, seldon seen in wooden item. The wood is very fine grain and lustrous, as you come to expect in anything named "satin". The Verawood cap will eventually turns dark green. Vera is one of a few wood that gets greener as it ages! Limited.
A nice box for your valuables. The screw-on cap ensures that your content is secured, good for jewelry, keepsake... Through 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): 1-1/2" x 2-1/4"
-- 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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