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Boxes

I think the title is rather self explanatory.  Someone is gonna say I am being tacky saying that but I can't help myself.  But what I will be placing here for your perusal are primarily salt and spice boxes.  Now these may also be used for herbs and teas as well.  You will find these useful whether you are a professional chef or the chief cook in the house.  So take a look and I bet you will find something you really like.

Yummy Pecan Wood Box

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If a handturned pecan wood box can be yummy or cute, this is probably the one.  So many uses for this piece I can’t name them all.  But, use it as a salt/spice box, or for other herbs and teas.  You might hide you personal stash of nuts or candy in it for you desk at work.  No matter what you use it for, it will look good doing it.  Look at the natural colors of this wood along with the spalting that Mamma Nature added.  You will see where some wood eating bugs tried to make the wood this box was turned from their next meal.  You will find some natural imperfections that I left to add to it’s appeal.  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil.  The finishing was done with a walnut oil based wax.  Using these gives the box a nice natural finish with a mild sheen to it for a more natural look.  The outside diameter is 4” and the inside lip is 2 ¼”.  The total height it 5 ½” with the vessel height at 3 ¾”.  The vessel depth is 3 ¼” and the volume is 1 cup.  18Jul20  BXP111  $35.00  Qualifies for free shipping in the United States.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/840982323/yummy-pecan-wood-box

Extraordinary Pecan Wood Box

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I think you will agree that this box has a lot of flair about it making it truly extraordinary looking!  Of course pecan wood always has that going for it with it’s natural colors.  Just take a look at the grain patterns and you will know what I mean.  A perfect vessel for putting your personal stash of tasty treats like pistachios and other things.  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil.  The finishing was done with shellac with some lemon oil wax mixed in for smoother spreading and better penetration.  The outer diameter is 4 ½” and the inner diameter is 2 ½”.  The total height is 4 ½” and the vessel height is 3 ¼”.  The vessel depth is 2 ¾” and the volume is 1 cup.  20Jun20  BSP110  $35.00  Qualifies for free shipping in the United States.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/813504272/extraordinary-pecan-wood-box

 

Hackberry Goodie Box

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Hackberry can give off kind of a warm and fuzzy feeling when looking at it. The natural colors with spalting lines running through it make this goodie box perfect to be sitting on your desk or table.  Of course you need to have it full of your favorite goodie stash such as pistachios or even M&M’s. Whatever you decide to put in it, it is gonna look good.  The base diameter is 4 ½” with the top at 3 ½”.  The total height is 5 ¼”.  The vessel height is 3 ¼” and the depth is 2 ½”.  The volume measures at 1 cup.  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil and the finishing was done with shellac and some walnut oil based wax mixed in.  The box came out with a nice semi gloss sheen.  Using the ingredients mentioned gives the box a nice long lasting natural finish.  30May20  BXHB6  $30.00 and $4.00  Price for shipping listed is for the lower Continental United States only.  Other areas contact me with zip code for shipping cost.  

https://www.etsy.com/listing/817352421/hackberry-goodie-box

Uniquely Shaped Cedar Elm Spice Box

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There is something special and unique about a spice box that has natural edge on one side and not the other.  The natural colors of this wood make it really outstanding looking along with some spalting lines.  With this particular piece I could not make up my mind whether to say it was winged or not, and decided against it.  For whatever reason I decided that would make the title of the piece too long.  Anyway, you will find that the vessel part holds ¾ cup of whatever you put in it.  Some will use it for salts, herbs and even teas.   The length of the piece is 5 ¾” with a width of 4 ¾”.  The total height is 3 ¾” and the vessel height is 2”.  The vessel depth is 1 ½”.  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil and the finishing was done with shellac with some walnut oil based wax mixed in.  Using these ingredients gives the box a nice hard long lasting natural finish.  28May20  BXCE5  $32.50 and $4.00 S&H  Price for shipping listed is for the lower Continental United States only.  Other areas contact me with zip code for shipping cost.  

https://www.etsy.com/listing/816287131/uniquely-shaped-cedar-elm-spice-box

6 Sided Pecan Wood Treasure Box

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Truly worthy of holding your treasures, whatever they might be.  After all treasures are strictly defined by the owner or keeper of them.  Some might keep jewelry and what nots in it.  Others their personal stash of favorite nuts or candies.  All are treasures.  The outside diameter of this wonderful pecan wood box is 8 ½” with an inside diameter of 6 ¾”.  The total height is 5” and the vessel height is 3 ½”.  The vessel depth is 3” while the volume measures at 4 cups.  That’s a lot of treasure!  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil and the finishing was done with a walnut oil/shellac mixture.  This combination gives the box a nice hard long lasting natural finish.  19Oct19  BXP104  $45.00  Free standard shipping within the Continental United States.  All other locations contact me with your zip code for shipping costs.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/732163280/6-sided-pecan-wood-treasure-box

Hollow Form "Flying Saucer" Pecan Goodie Box

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Now, how about this!?!  A truly unique shaped box for your goodies or treasures.  Basic shape is like a flying saucer, with the interior hollowed out also making this a hollow form piece.  Wasn’t sure just which category to put it in so I decided on boxes.  Turned from truly magnificent pecan wood, this piece has everything that would make a rustic fan happy.  You have some worm holes, you have natural edge, you have spalting, and even a knot hole or two.  Just doesn’t get any better than this.  This box holds a nice amount of 3 cups.  The outside measures 8 ½” and the inside lip is 2 ¾”.  The total height is 5” and the vessel height is 3 1/4”.  The depth of the vessel is 2 ¾”.  The hollowing of the interior follows the exterior fairly well.  The wood was sealed with food grade walnut oil and then finished with a walnut oil and shellac mixture.  A combination such as this gives the box a nice hard long lasting natural finish.  26Mar19  BXP98  $42.50  Free shipping within Continental United States.

https://www.etsy.com/listing/693853385/hollow-form-flying-saucer-pecan-goodie