Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Roasted Curly Maple With Wood Banding Accents

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

This beautiful Roasted Curly Maple 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 - Roasted Curly Maple with Wenge knob
Top   - Roasted Bird's Eye Maple with inlaid wooden banding, Wenge dowel at intersection

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)