Beautifully designed box from olive wood with swallows on lid. There are two books horizontally placed at the top and bottom, and a volume of upright books spines in between. These are numbered in Roman Numerals of which behind the VI the lock is hidden.
The secret compartment is within the bottom horizontally placed book. The interior is lined with the light blue fabric. Condition: original as found and as is on photos. Please, be sure to view all photos carefully as they are included as part of the item description.
Measures: 9'' x 5 3/8''x 4 3/8'. I sell antique and vintage collectible stuff - unique items that have history, and may show signs of this - it is part of their charm.
I try to describe any obvious faults as truthfully as I can. However, as most of my items are 100 years old, they will often bear the traces of a previous life. Terms: All items are genuine and original. Each item will be nicely and securely packed to protect against unwanted damage during transit. Questions: All questions are welcome, and will by answered in time.The item "1930s Antique Italian Sorento Wooden Inlaid Jewelry Box Secret Lock Compartment" is in sale since Friday, October 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "feltfedora" and is located in EU. This item can be shipped worldwide.