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  1. #1
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    Aug 2007
    Pickles Gap, Arkansas

    Spalted Poplar

    6" wide and 5-1/4" tall... the collar is ebonized Walnut (scrap pile)... the wood was very dry and somewhat punky... antique oil is the finish.

    Comments/critiques/suggestions/opinions are welcomed.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Cothren View Post
    ...Comments/critiques/suggestions/opinions are welcomed...
    Gorgeous/none/you could send it to me/awesome job, Mark.
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  3. #3
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    Aug 2007
    Collierville, TN
    Great piece Mark !

  4. #4
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    Houston, Texas
    Beautiful and graceful
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  5. #5
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    Very nice indeed, I like the way the "flaws" in the wood make it such an interesting piece.

    Looks like something you would want to hold in your hands and soak up!
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  6. #6
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    Dec 2006
    Goodland, Kansas
    Mark that is beautiful. Very nicely done.
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