Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

HANDCRAFTED MEMORIAL URN
Roasted Curly Maple With Inlaid Wood Banding

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This urn is made from Roasted Curly Maple. The accents on the top are provided by inlaid wood banding

Except for black veneer, no stains or dyes have been used. The rich colours that you see are the natural colours of the finished woods.

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.

Overall exterior dimensions are about 11.8" x 9.8" x 4.0" (29.9 x 24.8 x 10.2 cm).

Internal dimensions are about 9.5" x 7.5" x 3.0" (24.1 x 19.1 x 7.6 cm).

Internal capacity is 200 cubic inches ( 3.3 L).

Access is from bottom which is secured with 12 screws.

Woods Used:

Roasted Curly Maple, Bubinga

Exterior:

Mitred corners reinforced with Bubinga keys.

Sides are solid 3/4" (19 mm) thick Roasted Curly Maple

Top is made from solid 1/2" (12.7 mm) Roasted Curly Maple with inlaid accent woods.