Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Curly Maple With Black Walnut Accents

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About This Keepsake Box:


Body -  Curly Maple with Black Walnut legs
Top   - Curly Maple with Black Walnut handle. Bands of Black Walnut and Curly Maple, separated and defined by strips of black veneer.


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 carnauba. The resultant finish is smooth, durable, and appealing.

Dimensions (approximate): 

Exterior :  overall: 10.5  " x 7.5"  x 4.0"   (26.7 cm  x 19.1 cm x 10.2 cm)
Interior : 8.8"  x 5.8"  x 2.3  "  (22.2 cm  x 14.6 cm x 5.7 cm)


Decorative Black Walnut handle on top.

Mitred corners reinforced with tapered Black Walnut legs.

Sides are 3/8 " (9.5  mm) thick Curly Maple.

Top is made from laminated pieces of Curly Maple and Black Walnut about 1/2" (13 mm) thick.



Antique brass butt hinges.

Bottom is  lined with a luxurious and durable faux-suede.