Black limba cannister with glass insert..ringmaster made

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Project by peterford posted 09-08-2019 04:31 PM 995 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The cannister is 8 rings tall, 6 inches and has a 3×4 inch glass insert for flowers..I built a shelf on the inside for the insert to sit on..the wood is black limba from the Congo..great wood to work with but rather difficult to find great figured pieces of wood….comments always appreciated

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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#1 posted 09-08-2019 04:42 PM

The pattern and colour are so nice.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 09-08-2019 05:08 PM

Beautiful Marshall, just beautiful

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#3 posted 09-08-2019 11:41 PM

Beautifully done!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 09-08-2019 11:47 PM

That is some great looking wood!!

Nice work for the glass insert to be able to put water in it!!

cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 09-09-2019 01:48 AM

Great looking wood, I don’t remember seeing anything made from Black Limba before. Excellent job !!! Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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#6 posted 09-09-2019 02:04 AM

Very nice Marshall, great pattern with that wood. Like the idea of glass insert. Cheers.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#7 posted 09-09-2019 02:43 AM

I is pretty cool really… Love the wood.

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#8 posted 09-09-2019 07:29 AM

Lovely wood.

-- Mark

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#9 posted 09-09-2019 09:07 PM

Lovely wood.

- Mark Wilson


I’ve never used black limba, but it sure looks nice.

-- Pete

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