Bigleaf Maple Burl Round Bottomed Box


This simple, yet elegant round bottom box is turned from a piece of Big leaf maple burl that features a bark inclusion. The bark inclusion has been stabilized with epoxy and provides additional character to a piece of wood that already has tons of figure. The form itself is simple,letting the wood do the talking. The outside of the lid is recessed and framed by a simple bead by a chamfer decorate both sides of the line where the lid meets the base. The bottom is decorated with a couple of turned rings to provide a little extra surprise when the box is handled. Finish with Tung oil and buffed to pleasant sheen, this box will only get better with time.

Dimensions: 56 mm high x 75 mm wide

Weight: 42 g

Date Created: March 9, 2020


Date Sold: May 27, 2020

Project Type: Turned Boxes

Tags: burl


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