This is a very pretty acorn shaped pendant box made out of Bois de Rose (Dalbergia maritima) with Betelnut (areca catechu) cap. Bois de Rose is one of the rarest and most beautiful types of true rosewood from Madagasca. The timber has a unique deep reddish purple tone that darken with time. This beautiful timber is increasingly difficult to obtain, as all legal exports have stopped permanently. The purple tone of the betelnut truly compliment this rosewood, a nice combination!
A nice box for your valuables. The screw-on cap makes this nature inspired box extra special and ensures that your content is secured, good for daily pills, keepsake...Comes ready to dangle off your keychain or zipper pull with the bronze lobster claw. 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): 7/8" x 1-1/2"
-- 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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