This is a special slim threaded holder made out of African Padauk (Pterocarpus soyauxii) with Bocote (Cordia elaeagnoides) cap. Chances are that some of you are familiar with this timber. If you shopped for wood flooring, Padauk is one of the options. That speaks volume about the hardness and durability of this species. It is indeed a very nice timber to work with. The fresh cut wood has a vibrant red color, which will mellow down into a warm brown over time. That tiger striped Bocote cap goes particularly well with this red holder.
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 toothpicks, 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 3-1/2"
-- 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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