Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Black Walnut With Nogal And Wenge Accents

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Here's a great solution for the aroma therapy or perfume aficionado.

This beautiful Black Walnut storage box will hold and protect that precious collection. The standard compartments will store twelve 15ml bottles of essential oil. Optionally, it can be configured to hold 24 small bottles of perfume.

The dividers in the interior are made from solid Cherry for the essential oil configuration. For perfume bottle configuration, they are Cherry.

Except for black veneer, no stains or dyes have been used. The rich colours that you see are the natural colours of the finished woods.



Maximum height of a bottle is 3.0" (7.6 cm). 
Essential Oil Bottle Configuration: twelve 15ml essential oil bottles
Perfume Bottle Configuration: twenty-four small perfume bottles.

Woods Used:

Body - Black Walnut with Wenge knob
Top   - Black Walnut with bands of Wenge, Maple and Roasted Maple, separated and defined by black veneer. Cherry and Wenge dowels.

Essential Oil Bottle Configuration: 12 compartments, each about 1.1" x 1.1" (28 x 28 mm) 
Perfume Bottle Configuration     :  24 compartments, each about 0.8" x 0.8" (20 x 20 mm)

Hinges -  two brass barrel hinges

Interior is sealed with mineral oil. Exterior is finished with a mineral oil and bee's wax mixture. The resultant finish has a soft sheen, is durable and easy to maintain.


Overall exterior dimensions are about 6.2"  x 4.5" x 3.5"   (15.8 cm  x   11.5 cm  x  9.0 cm)