Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Curly Maple With Bubinga Accents

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

This beautiful 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 Maple 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 -  Curly Maple with Bubinga knob
Top   - Curly Maple with Bubinga dowel accents

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 and exterior are finished with Danish Oil, a penetrating resin. Exterior is further finished with a three-stage wax process, the final stage being carnuba.  The resultant finish is smooth, durable, and appealing.


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