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LV-3381   Tigre Caspi & Brown Ebony Acorn Pill Box, Engagement Ring Box-SCREW CAP

LV-3381 Tigre Caspi & Brown Ebony Acorn Pill Box, Engagement Ring Box-SCREW CAP

$ 89.00

This is a very pretty acorn shaped box made out of Tigre Caspi (Zygia cataractae) with Brown Ebony (Caesalpina paraguariensis) cap.  From South America, Tigre Caspi mean 'Tigerwood' from the tiger stripes that runs through the lighter background.  It is very similar to Marblewood, and some sources uses the two as interchangeable.  However, this wood behaves much different from Marblewood, being softer and more porous, though it polishes up nicely.  The brown ebony cap echoes the brown stripes of the nut, capping it off perfectly.

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): 2" x 2-5/8"

-- 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