A chest within a crate, created to look like a special shipment from exotic lands. Presented as a treasure chest including lockable latch and cast handles. The metal bracing is handmade, bent and brazed with rivet nails for effect. The curved lid gives it the complete authentic treasure island look. And all placed within a custom made cargo transport crate.
Materials: Maple wood; corner steel; metal fittings (bought); spruce pine
Another treasure chest but with very small dimensions to fit only a ring. Using small metal bracing, brazed to size and fitted around the wooden chest. A magnetic contact and a custom hinge hold the lid and inside a soft velvet ring cushion.
Materials: Cherry tree wood; thin metal bracing; velvet lining