Advice sheet on caring for your antique box included. Bottom (underside) is covered in black baize so wont mark polished surfaces. A couple of old small well blended repairs around the bottom perimeter. Corners of radii have been filled and patched in places...This is normal as the. Makers discovered veneering compound curves is much harder than anticipated.
MOP escutcheon and escutcheon are both original, and other than the aforementioned all is as when made over 130 years ago; sympathetically restored bringing the box back to its former glory. Internally converted for use as a jewellery / accoutrement box and fully lined in quality dark navy cotton velvet and black leather effect paper.
Boasts a bespoke solid Walnut tray which projects above the base of the box utilizing the lid space and includes 10 compartments and a double row of ring holders (made by myself- a qualified Furniture Maker to exacting standards). This would make a stunning and unique gift that embraces the charm of a genuine antique with the usability of a modern jewellery box.
All aspects shown above, please examine closely as they constitute part of the description. The item "Antique Walnut Burr, Inlay & Mother of Pearl Jewellery Box" is in sale since Friday, July 27, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "alecgarner" and is located in Leicester, Leicestershire. This item can be shipped to United States, European Union member countries, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland.