Figured Walnut Dovetail Memory Boxes - Medium
Figured walnut has a lovely, relaxed graining, which reflects the light, giving the timber a sense of movement like that of running water.
A figured walnut memory box of dovetail form, having a with figured walnut top strung to the edge in boxwood . The lower section is of crown walnut and the front is fitted with a handmade lock and decorative key. The lid has self-supporting precision made hinges. The memory box is traditionally hand French polished to a silky smooth beeswax finish with the interior being upholstered in a classic, natural shade of fine suede entitled “Vision”. (Faux suede is available on request). Each box is identified to the underside with a marquetry lozenge depicting the Wheathills Lady motif, an identifying number and the date the box was created.
26cm (w) x 10cm (h) x 26cm (d)
10’’ (w) x 4’’ (h) x 10’’ (d)
All sizes are approximate