The memory box I’ve been working on for some time is now just about finished.
It is really a joinery item, and as such tried my skills to their limits, and probably increased them.
Dare I mention biscuits? Number 12 brass screws. However, following Peter Folansbee’s excellent description I managed to make a successful wooden pintle hinge The hinges and handles are in oak, the body is chestnut and the floor is pine.