|Christening Memory Box
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Proud Grandparents involved their baby grand daughter
from the very beginning in the design and selection
of timber used in the commissioning of their Christening
box is constructed from a hand-selected section
of Walnut ,the crossbanding is in Macassa and
strung in Ebony and Boxwood.
The box was designed to reflect the family love
of roses, and the marquetry roses are created
using five different timbers: Maple, Walnut, Cherrywood,
Sycamore and Dyed Lime.
The interior is upholstered in fine biscuit suede
and inscribed to celebrate the Christening of
The Brass hinges are handmade in New York, the
key is handmade, as is the Brass raised escutcheon.
The Grandparents' wishes
had been achieved by creating a Baby Memory Box
of beauty and craftsmanship made by Wheathills'
Cabinet Makers, French Polishers and Traditional
Upholsterers. The box will keep safe their grand
daughter's childhood memories and be a special
gift of beauty to remind her, throughout her life,
of the Grandparents who together created this
family heirloom to be passed from generation to
Follow this link to
request further information and our 'Little Book of
Memories', to further your interest
in our hand made Memory Boxes, please email
firstname.lastname@example.org or ring Derby (01332)
824819 , also you are very welcome to visit us in our
restored 18th Century Derbyshire premises at Wheathills Farm, Brun Lane,
Derby, DE22 4LY - please see our Contact
Page for a map.