Clam Shell Box in Leather

Written By: Lynda

Here are some examples of the clam shell box made in leather.


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Below is a composite showing a clam shell box made to hold a box which contains letters written by artist M. C. Escher to his biographer J. A. F. deRijk.  I used a print of Escher’s own work for the inside lining.

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This box was made to hold an old family Bible that had fallen apart.  Customer provided fabric to use for the inner lining.