Group: Trevor Wood

Packing puzzles and trick-opening boxes made by Trevor Wood

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Lot 4295 - Galleon Chest (TW126)

Est. value: $350

Winning bid: $3,401

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Designer/Maker: Trevor Wood

Size: 13x10x9cm

Notes: Trick opening box. Made from oak with ebony trim; mahogany interior. Base stamped TW, "T.Wood", and sequence number "19" written in ink. Includes original information sheet, schematic drawing, and solution sheet; includes copy of redacted certificate.

 

Lot 4972 - Coin in TW Bottle

Est. value: $50

Winning bid: $100

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Height: 7.5cm

Notes: Five pence coin inside of bottle etched with TW logo.

 

Lot 5245 - Hoffman Packing Puzzle (DH51)

Est. value: $400

Winning bid: $1,850

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Designer: Dean Hoffman
Maker: Trevor Wood

Size: 8x8x8cm

Notes: Pack the 27 identical 9x10x11 blocks into the 30x30x30 box. There are 21 distinct assemblies. The box is stamped "T.Wood" and with the TW logo; serial number written in ink. Each piece is made from a different type of wood and etched with an ID number. Box made from rubberwood with olive ash lid; blocks made from pao amerillo, goncalo alves (tigerwood), rosewood , cocobolo, ziricote, ropala lacewood, bocote, lemonwood (genero), purpleheart, plum, lacewood, Australian pear, white ash, pao rosa, tambuti, sisso rosewood, walnut, vambona, teak, syringa, camphor laurel, mupanda, palm, mahogany, pui arcwood, ironwood, and rengas. Includes copy of original instructions, woods list, and (redacted) certificate.

 

Lot 5246 - Never Ending (NY11)

Est. value: $300

Winning bid: $640

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Designer: Nob Yoshigahara
Maker: Trevor Wood

Size: 8x8x8cm

Notes: Eight pieces fit into the box to form a cube, and twelve other shapes. Each piece is made of two skewed half-cubes glued side-to-bottom. The box lid is cut at a similar angle. Box made from freijo with zebrano lid; pieces made from goncalo alves. Box stamped "T.Wood" and with TW logo. Includes copy of original instructions and (redacted) certificate.

 

Lot 5247 - Exotic Fives (SG57)

Est. value: $400

Winning bid: $1,279

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Maker: Trevor Wood

Size: 10x8.5x7cm

Notes: The 12 pentominoes pack into a 3x4x5 box. Box made from ripple sycamore with brown oak and mahogany lining; pieces: T - purpleheart, W - wenge, P - South American tulipwood, U - yew, Z - plum, L - ipe, V - tambooti, X - zebrano, I - teak, N - pallisander, Y - osage orange, F - Castello boxwood. Box stamped "T.Wood" and with TW logo. Includes copy of original (redacted) certificate.

 

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