This distinctive cedar storage chest is crafted of 3/8" western red knotty cedar veneer. The casual feel will look handsome in any room in the home or office. Perfect for college, camp or as casual furniture, this storage chest will fit under most dorm beds. More importantly,the unique nature of this piece may well be used to add interest to any room and will become a conversation subject.We have sold thousands of these chests over the past several years and have received many, many positive comments! The stain is Fruitwood finished by hand with three coats of water-based polyurethane, sanded between coats.