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LV-2740 Maple Burl & Burmese Blackwood Acorn Jewelry, Ring Box, Pill Box-SCREW CAP

LV-2740 Maple Burl & Burmese Blackwood Acorn Jewelry, Ring Box, Pill Box-SCREW CAP

$ 98.00

This is a larger acorn shaped box made out of Maple (Acer saccharum) with Burmese Blackwood (Dalbergia cultrata) cap.  Native to southern Canada and the New England states, Sugar maple is best known for its bright fall foliage and for being the primary source of maple syrup.  It is one of the most important tree in Canada, so much so that the sugar maple leaf is a symbol that had long been used to represent Canada, being emblemed on the Canadian flag.  It is also the official State Tree of New York,Vermont, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.  The wood is one of the hardest and densest of the maples.   This piece here has the added curly figure for a striking shimmering effect.  The contrasting dark cap is a true rosewood species, another important luxury timber.  

A nice sized box for your valuables. The screw-on cap makes this nature inspired box extra special and 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): 2-3/4" 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