Monday 7 July 2014

Trinket boxes with various Celtic designs

Celtic designs chip carved on small basswood trinket boxes.
The larger box is 7x5'' and 1¾'' high and two smaller boxes are 5x5'', also 1¾'' high.
They are finished with dark mahogany gel stain:

Both of the smaller boxes have Celtic knots on the sides and the front:

The design for this box is from artwork on the Shrine of St'Lachtin's Arm:

Satin lining is inserted on the bottom of all three boxes.

A variation of a Celtic cross, the design was found on a stone grave in Ireland: 

The last design is also from an unspecified stone grave in Ireland: