Wabi-sabi style oak display case

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Wabi-sabi style oak display case, a heavy cabinet made to look aged and well used. Some traces of the rough unplaned texture of the timber were left and given a polished lacquer finish. Which made it feel very tactile and seem like it’d had years of use.

distressed-oak-display-cabinet-2Although the texture of the oak is intentionally rough in places, once lacquered it feels smooth and tactile.

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Though mortise and tenon joinery make the base strong enough for this very heavy cabinet.