Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box

Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box

Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box
ON OFFER A SPLENDID VICTORIAN COMBINATION SEWING, JEWELLERY, WRITING SLOPE COMPENDIUM BOX AND ONE OF THE NICEST IN THIS STYLE IT HAS BEEN MY PLEASURE TO COME ACROSS. VENEERED IN BURR AMBOYNA WOOD WITH MOTHER OF PEARL ABALONE AND EBONY INLAID EDGING IT HAS AN ORIGINAL WORKING LOCK WITH KEY AND POLISHED BRASS BLANK NAME PLATE AND ESCUTCHEON. OPENS TO REVEAL A BEAUTIFUL FULLY FITTED ORIGINAL INTERIOR WITH MIRROR AND TRIMMED IN PLUSH BLOOD RED CRIMSON SILK AND FELT THROUGH OUT WITH NEEDLE BOOK, WHITE PADDED SILK TOOL HOLDER WITH MATCHING BOOT HOOK, NEEDLE THREADER AND CORKSCREW ALL WITH MOTHER OF PEARL HANDLES. THE REMOVABLE TRAY IS MADE OF LIGHT BOXWOOD WITH PEWTER BEADING. UNDER THAT IS A DOUBLE COMPARTMENT.

IN THE BASE, INSTEAD OF THE USUAL PLAIN DRAWER IT HAS A WONDERFUL FOLD OUT WRITING SLOPE WITH ORIGINAL TOOLED BURGUNDY LEATHER WRITING SURFACE. HAS A NIB SLOPE, CURVED LID WHICH DOUBLES AS A PEN REST AND A POWDER INKBLOTTER. 11" (28CM) IN WIDTH, 8" (20CM) IN DEPTH AND 7 (18CM) IN HEIGHT. OPENS TO A LENGTH OF 18.5 (47CM).

IN EXCELLENT ORIGINAL ANTIQUE CONDITION THROUGH OUT. THE INTERIOR IS IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH JUST SOME MINOR FRAYING TO THE WHITE SILK PAD.

MINOR WEAR AND TEAR TO THE EXTERIOR WITH TWO SMALL PIECES OF REPLACEMENT VENEER TO THE RIGHT SIDE, BOTH NICELY DONE. NET WEIGHT BEFORE WRAPPING IS 3161g. MOST OF MY ITEMS ARE OF A VINTAGE OR ANTIQUE NATURE AND WILL HAVE A CERTAIN AMOUNT OF WEAR COMMENSURATE WITH AGE AND USAGE. THIS ITEM IS FOR SALE IN THE UK. MY FEEDBACK IS IMPORTANT TO ME.

IF YOU ARE NOT ABLE TO LEAVE ME 5 STAR FEEDBACK PLEASE CONTACT ME. ALL MY ITEMS WILL BE VERY WELL WRAPPED. The item "FINE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN AMBOYNA SEWING JEWELLERY WRITING SLOPE COMPENDIUM BOX" is in sale since Saturday, July 02, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes".

The seller is "clivedenchap" and is located in Walsall, West Midlands. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Fine Antique Victorian Amboyna Sewing Jewellery Writing Slope Compendium Box