Large Antique Burr Walnut, Brass & Ebony Lipped Jewellery Box. Approx Dimensions: - 12 x 9 x 5 1/8 (305mm x 230mm x 132mm). Restored and French-polished (traditional method), features: All original hardware; brass stop hinges (which hold the lid upright), brass lock and catch which are fully operational and comes complete with a replacement key, and a new tassel. Also includes an advice sheet on caring for your antique box. Bottom (underside) is covered in black baize so wont mark polished surfaces.No veneer repairs and both escutcheon and cartouche are original : all is essentially 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 black cotton velvet and bookbinding leather effect paper. Boasts a handmade solid mahogany tray which projects above the base of the box utilizing a portion of the lid space, includes 10 compartments and a triple row of ring / cufflink 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 "Large Antique Burr Walnut, Brass & Ebony Lipped Jewellery Box" is in sale since Saturday, August 18, 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 Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland.