Beautiful complete and unrestored antique ladies travel box which combines vanity pots, sewing compartments and jewellery storage. The box itself is a lovely rich warm colour with a mother of Pearl and ebony inlaid motif to the lid which is echoed in the key escutcheon. Internally the box is lined with red velvet and tooled gilded leather.
The box has a lift out tray with large void beneath and is fitted with various silver plate? Topped vanity pots along with three further compartments with velvet lined lids. The lid of the box has a spring loaded panel which has ruched velvet to one side and a leather framed Mercury mirror to the reverse. This panel conceals a hidden document folder. The box has a secret drawer for jewellery storage which pops open when the brass pin inside the box is removed.
Condition - all faults pictured. Some cracking to box and 1 of beading missing. Lock present but lacks key and central inlay to key escutcheon missing.
Fading in places to red velvet. Tiny chip to one pot rim and to base of one glass stopper. 30 x 22.5 x 17cm.
The item "Antique Fitted Vanity Jewellery Box Ladies Wooden Travel Box Sewing Bix" is in sale since Saturday, July 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "elsiej03" and is located in Bristol. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.