Pagoda Series Box, Mopane Spiral

[BX37] (Size: 2 7/8"D x 4 7/16"H)
Mopane box with African Blackwood upper pagoda and boxwood in the slotting on the upper drum and flame finial of amboyna burl. The box is ornamented in a basketwork spiral pattern of 30 rows of 20 cuts with the 0.050" square cutter making a total of 600 separate cuts. The drum of the upper pagoda is pierced with a slotting cutter exposing a layer of boxwood between the blackwood which highlights the opening. The roof is fluted.

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