Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Foyer Box - Nogal With Cardinalwood & Roasted Birds Eye Maple

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This large foyer valet box was made Nogal, with accents of Cardinalwood and Roasted Bird's Eye Maple.

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.


Overall exterior dimensions are about 18.0" x 8.0" x 7.5"  (45.7 x 20.3 x 19.1 cm)


Interior and exterior are finished with Osmo TopOil, an odourless hardwax-oil wood finish.  The resultant finish is smooth, durable, and appealing.

Interior components (trays, dividers) are finished with Danish Oil, a penetrating resin.

Woods Used:

Roasted Bird's Eye Maple, Cardinalwood, Nogal 


Mitred corners reinforced with Roasted Maple keys.

Sides are solid 1/2" (13 mm) thick Nogal





Nickel finish quadrant hinges.

Trays and dividers are solid Black Walnut

Interior is lined with black velveteen.