This is a pretty slim threaded holder made out of Olive Burl (Olea europaea) with Cocobolo (Dalbergia retusa) cap. Olive is the National tree of Portugal, and Albania. It is one of my favorite wood with it's extra fine grain and beautiful figure. The burl is even more special, loaded with extravagant figures. This particular one sport the "cat claw" figure, look closer and you will see paw prints of a micro cat all over this holder. Cocobolo is a true rosewood with nice warm tone. The reddish cap spices up this holder even further.
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 3-1/4"
-- 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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