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LV-4204 Amboyna Burl & Browheart Acorn Jewelry, Engagement Ring Box, Pill Box-SCREW CAP

LV-4204 Amboyna Burl & Browheart Acorn Jewelry, Engagement Ring Box, Pill Box-SCREW CAP

$ 95.00

This is a very pretty acorn shaped box made out of Amboyna Burl (Pterocarpus indicus) with Brownheart (Vouacapoua americana) cap.  Pterocarpus indicus is still considered the official national tree of the Philippines, where it is now endangered. The tree itself is called Narra, and so does the reddish wood.  However,  the burl of the Narra tree is called Amboyna.  The beautiful burl ranges from golden yellow to deep red, highly figured, and polishes up nicely.  It is one of the most sought after burl wood for luxury items.

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 2-5/8"

-- All wood items were hand turned 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 were 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, if possible
-- 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
-- CA sale tax applies (9.25%) for shipping to CA address