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Deadfall Ash lidded box

This came from a deadfall in my woods that finally fell over. Stood dead for 3 years till the ice finally took it this winter. This is ash, normally very white. Guess standing dead so long it changed color a bit. 3"X4 1/2"..Finished with mineral oil only..Bill..
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Nicve work, I really like that wood
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Hey turnertoo: That's a great looking box. As soon as I can figure out how to post a picture, I'll send you one of a box I recently made for my wife.
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Nice box great shape.

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I see some one is enjoying boxes more and more another nice box Bill, and there is a brown Ash, i have a far bit of the stuff its a nice wood to use. LB
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Very good colour, Boxes something i have not done a great deal with to date. Keep up the good work.

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Very cool grain.

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post #8 of 8 Old 05-21-2008, 09:56 PM
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That's a pretty box. And very nice wood, I'd love to have some of that.

I wonder if a bead at the top edge of the lid would tie it together?

The proportions are good, and I like the finial.
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