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Furio Troiano

Furio Troiano Woodworker
Contact
Italian, English
Hours:
By appointment only
Phone:
+39 3924678613
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Precious boxes for precious objects

  • • Furio handcrafts beautiful wooden boxes for collectors
  • • He uses only natural materials to avoid any danger to the items
  • • Orders for his boxes come from all over the world

A former manager of a do-it-yourself store with an innate talent for woodworking, a few years ago Furio Troiano decided to leave his job to focus entirely on the creation of bespoke wooden boxes. Thanks to his commitment, precision and passion, he gained an international reputation among collectors of any kind. The world of collectors is all about obsessions and Furio knows them all, in order to meet their requirements with his precious, handcrafted boxes – British collectors like them in mahogany, with green, round-shaped upholstery, North Americans want them red or blue, while, for the French, the velvet inside must be rigorously blue. But it’s not just about aesthetics: the materials and glues used to craft the box are key to ensure safety and perfect preservation of the precious collected items.

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Medal box

Real birch wood casket with the inner part lined in fine quality Italian velvet. The object is made by hand without the use of solvents or chemical products and is suitable for the conservation of medals with ribbon.

Length 35 cm
Width 24 cm
Height 4 cm

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Coins cabinet

Wooden cabinet suitable for the storage of ancient or modern coins. The upper part is made of glass and the inner part is illuminated with LED light. There are five drawers made of red velvet and with small brass knobs.

Length 41 cm
Width 31 cm
Height 21 cm

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Coins cabinet trunk

This wooden trunk is suitable for holding five velvet trays. It’s made of Toulipier wood (normally used for light constructions and interior finishes for boats) and Italian velvet. Its finishes are made of brass.

Length 40 cm
Width 30 cm
Height 20 cm

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Accessories for collectors

This is a whole series of accessories (trays, cases for coins and medals) designed for collectors. All the objects are made of wood, birch and beige velvet.

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