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Project by archie18 posted 03-07-2018 11:43 PM 1115 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Several years ago I built a display case for my wife’s cup collection. Her collection outgrew the case so I built a bigger one out of black walnut

-- Robert in middle TN





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#1 posted 03-08-2018 12:05 AM

I like it !

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#2 posted 03-08-2018 12:23 AM

Great display case. Hope this one lasts for you.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#3 posted 03-08-2018 12:24 AM

At first look I thought I was looking at the one I made way back in early 80’s. It’s identical to yours! Nice work!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#4 posted 03-08-2018 12:40 AM

Great Job, well done!

-- CurleyJoe, "You only learn from your mistakes"

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#5 posted 03-08-2018 02:40 PM

I think it complements the contents very well. Nice work.

-- Seeing is believing.

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#6 posted 03-08-2018 11:03 PM

That is quite the coffee cup rack. It would serve as a very nice apothecary if you added drawers, nice work.

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#7 posted 03-08-2018 11:27 PM

That is a really beautiful, classy display case. My compliments.

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#8 posted 03-08-2018 11:58 PM

That is a very beautiful cup case!
I am sure your wife likes it and, will probably need a larger on soon!

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That is something my mother would have loved as she was a collector of country/state coffee cups, small state logo silver spoons, and U.S. state dinner plates.
If that was destined for California the cups would need to be “glued” to the case.

-- "It's fine in practise but it will never work in theory"

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