Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)

Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)

Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)
ALL ARE GUARANTEED TO BE IN EXCESS OF 100 YEARS OLD. Because our boxes are GENUINE ANTIQUES and we furnish every one with a Certificate of Authenticity. Please bear in mind our boxes are antique so any marks and/or minor repairs are commensurate with age and are part of the life and history of any antique. Wherever possible we endeavour to retain the original interiors and try not to over-modernise. Often, however, interiors are in. Un-usable and un-saleable states so we refurbish as sympathetically as possible thereby keeping the integrity of the box. We also try not to over-restore box exteriors thereby taking away the character. Whilst we make every endeavour to ensure the information we give is accurate, we can only work within the limits of provenance available and our own experience and expertise. THIS IS A VICTORIAN NEO GOTHIC / GOTHIC REVIVAL. BURR WALNUT BOX WITH EXTENSIVE PIERCED AND CHASED. BRASS DECORATION TO THE TOP INCLUDING A STYLISED CARTOUCHE. (approx 188 - 178 years old). THE BOX HAS EBONISED EDGES. THE KEY ESCUTCHEON IS PIERCED AND CHASED BRASS ALSO WITH AN OVAL BONE INSERT. THE COMPARTMENTALISED LIFT-OUT TRAY IS A REPLACEMENT AND. THE TRAY AND BOX ARE LINED IN FOREST GREEN ART PAPER. THE PADDED PULL DOWN LETTER SLOT IS COVERED IN CONTRASTING JEWEL GREEN CRUSHED VELVET. THIS IS A REPLACEMENT AND HAS STRONG LINEN HINGES.

THESE ARE FAR MORE DURABLE THAN THE PAPER ONES WHICH WERE OFTEN USED BY SOME MAKERS IN THE 1800s. The green of the crushed velvet is a really pretty shade which we cannot quite capture properly. THE COLOURS CHOSEN ARE CORRECT FOR THE PERIOD.

THE BRASS HINGES ARE ORIGINAL. THE LOCK IS ORIGINAL WITH KEY - FULLY WORKING. To enable you to preserve your treasures and/or secrets whether it be jewellery, documents. Specimens or anything of sentimental value. WE HAVE LEFT THE ORIGINAL GREEN VELVET BASE COVERING.

AS THIS HELPS TO KEEP THE AUTHENTICITY OF THE BOX. Wherever possible we do endeavour to keep the original base covering. CONTENTS OF THE BOX FOR DISPLAY ONLY. All sizes are APPROXIMATE but only to one or two millimetres.

Please study the dimensions carefully to enable you to visual the box size. Length - 9.7/8 inches (25 cms). Height - 4.3/4 inches (12 cms). Depth of Tray - 1.1/8 inch (3 cms). Depth Under Tray - 1.7/8 inches (4.8 cms).

PHOTOGRAPHS FORM AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THE DESCRIPTION SO PLEASE CHECK THEM CAREFULLY AND USE THE ZOOM FACILITY FOR YOUR CONFIDENCE. WHILST WE ENDEAVOUR TO BE AS ACCURATE AS POSSIBLE SOME OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS MAY VARY IN COLOUR. ALL OUR ITEMS ARE DESPATCHED'SIGNED FOR. USA & CANADA & OTHER ZONE 1. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN BURR WALNUT NEO-GOTHIC JEWELLERY/SEWING BOX. C1830-1840 (C481)" is in sale since Wednesday, August 1, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes".

The seller is "eleshiva" and is located in Lincoln, Lincolnshire. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand.


Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Neo-gothic Jewellery/sewing Box. C1830-1840 (c481)