This is a nice acorn shaped box made out of Malaysian Raja Kayu (Agathis borneensis) with Ponderosa Pine Burl (Pinus ponderosa) cap. This interesting acorn is special in many ways. First, the burl and wood are rarely seen. Second, both woods are naturally translucent. Third, the Ponderosa burl is the most potent aromatic wood I have ever came across. Fourth, Raja Kayu (or King of Wood, Dragon Blood wood) is the most potent wood when it comes to positive energy, power, healing properites and all that good stuff, according to the Malaysian. This is a good example of how resin saturated wood transforms the ordinary timbers into the extraordinary. In short, this is a powerful acorn.
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 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): 1-3/4" 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