Friendship Ring Quilt Block on a Birdseye Maple Jewelry Box
This keepsake box is covered with birdseye maple veneer, with the quilt block pattern Friendship Ring, a variation of the Dresden Plate pattern. The flower-like petals are made of (clockwise from 12:00) Curly Mahogany, Walnut Burl, Sapele, Box Elder Burl, Carpathian Elm Burl, and Etimoe. The box is 6" square and 3 1/2" high. It has cherry inside, black felt on the outside bottom, and real black velvet inside. The knob and hinges are solid brass.