As I mentioned in the introduction, I had a lot of Angelim Pedra
to work with. Ironically I only had two broom sticks to work with. Since I wanted to make four of these towel racks, and the broomsticks measured about 100 cm each, I decided to make my racks about 50 cm wide.
The first picture above isn't the exact piece of wood I used, but from the same wood pile.
(This is a piece I used for my Steampunk Socket/Switchplates