LABURNUM LIDDED BOX WITH SOAPSTONE
A beautiful lidded box, ideal for rings or small keepsakes. Hand turned on Vancouver Island from locally grown laburnum with a lovely Soapstone insert.
Height: 4 1/2 inches
Soapstone is principally composed of talc, is relatively soft and may feel soapy when touched; hence the name. It has been used by stone carvers for hundreds of years.