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LV-2995 Pink Ivory & Tamboti Acorn Pill Box, Jewelry Box, Keepsake-SCREW CAP

LV-2995 Pink Ivory & Tamboti Acorn Pill Box, Jewelry Box, Keepsake-SCREW CAP

$ 85.00

This is a very pretty acorn shaped box made out of Pink Ivory (Berchemia zeyheri) with Tamboti (Spirostachys africanus) cap.  Pink Ivory is an exotic wood native to Southern Africa, and is one of the most rare and beautiful woods in the world.  The color ranges from salmon to pink to dark red, but tends to shift hue with time.  It is a very hard and heavy wood, deem sacred by the Zulu tribe.  here is a piece with the salmon tint.  Also from Africa, Tamboti is known as African Sandalwood due to it's pleasant scent when first cut.  The lustrous brown wood adds more shine and contrast.  

A nice box for your valuables. The screw-on cap ensures that your content is secured, good for  small jewelry, keepsake... Thought 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): 1-7/8" x 2-1/2"

-- 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/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