A fine Georgian/William IV period (C1830) sarcophagus shaped rosewood jewel/vanity box with inlaid mother of pearl and pewter stringing as was the fashion of the day, The box also has a gadrooned feature to the lid with a central hand fretwork shaped mother of pearl inlay, the lock escutcheon is also in mother of pearl and has a fully working lock along with a tasseled key. The whole box standing on four bun feet. Inside the box has a stunning interior in shades of green, there is a lift out tray with various divided jewellery compartments including a slot for holding rings and a green satin lidded section etc. Below the tray is a further generous storage area also in matching green. The under lid liner is trimmed in spectacular diamond tufted sage green satin, framed in complimentary green braid trim.This beautiful antique box has been professionally and sympathetically restored to a high standard and with a newly refurbished interior is now ideal for your jewellery or other precious keepsakes. The measurements are 30.5 x 22.5 x 17cm. Please brows our shop catagories for our current antique boxes.
The item "ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ROSEWOOD & MOTHER OF PEARL INLAID JEWELLERY / VANITY BOX" is in sale since Wednesday, September 26, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "kazwood16" and is located in Wigton.This item can be shipped worldwide.