Gallery of JOHN RUSSELL'S Boxes

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"MOROCCO" dimensions 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 
I came across this Islamic star design when I was visiting 
Essouira, Morocco, the center of Moroccan marquetry.  It is a single continuous line! The woods used are thuya (native to Morocco) and silver aspen.

"LOTUS" jewelry box, dimensions 7 x 10
(also available in 5 x 7 non-jewelry box size).
This design is based on a Japanese family crest 
worn on ceremonial kimonos.  Woods used: cinnamon laurel burl, ebony, sweet gumwood, English sycamore and redwood burl.

"WINDMILL" dimensions 7 x 7
 The shadow effect is done with hot sand-shading. 
Woods used: amboyna burl, ebony and silver aspen.

"INDIAN CORN" dimensions 4 x 11. 
The woods are macassar ebony, mahogany 
crotch and holly.

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