When the inside of the lid is opened it reveals a hidden document holder for a billet doux or secret correspondence. The mother of pearl inlay on the top escutcheon is embellished with the previous owners initials AA, the key escutcheon is also made from mother of pearl. A perfect addition to your eclectic home decor or a fabulous gift idea.This would suit any boudoir as a keep safe or jewelry box in any antique or vintage style property. MEASUREMENTS The box measures 11.75" long by 9" deep by 7 tall and weighs 6lb 10oz CONDITION The box is in good condition considering age and use, there is an old split in the lid along with a small piece of veneer missing from the side of the box where the secret drawer opens - please see all pictures as they form part of the condition description.
Please note that there is no key with this box. Yesteryear Essentials is a local, independent family run antiques store in Los Angeles, CA. It was established in 2011 by me (Pearse) and my wife (Sinead). Whether you are looking to enhance your home decor or are an avid collector, we try to have something wonderful in stock for everyone. Pearse & Sinead <3 <3.
The item "Antique Victorian Jewelry Box Rosewood Vintage Wooden Safe w Secret Drawer" is in sale since Monday, March 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Jewelry Boxes & Organizers\Jewelry Boxes". The seller is "pearsefee" and is located in Los Angeles, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.