DB5 Desk box in linden


This box is made from an unusual piece of burr linden (Tilia spp, lime).

Finished in shellac and beeswax. Overall size: width 25 cm, depth 17 cm, height 6.5 cm.

Design elements

This box adheres to a classical Arts and Crafts style, with simple clean lines.

As a desk box, it is designed to contain writing paraphenalia, photographs and other keepsakes and treasures.


The linden tree is important in German mythology, as a sacred tree worshipped for its association with Freya (Freyja), the Norse goddess. Because of this, wood from the linden tree is thought to protect against evil.


£235.00 SOLD

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