This wonderful little box features pierced iron open work over a wood core. The iron has been hand tooled to give depth and texture to the shapes. There is red velvet framed underneath the pierced iron. It's a lovely small size with a complex and fantastical working lock.The inside is lined and ready for treasures. There are scuffs to the fabric, notably on one side, please see detail photo. These caskets revive the style of the 15th-16th century in Spain and Italy, where the use of iron over velvet was a common style in the decorative arts. This is entirely made by hand and is done to a artist standard. Please ask for any more details you may like. 18cm long x12cm x 13cm.
Additional photographs are available, simply ask for what details you would like to see. The item "Revival Casket Iron Spanish Italian Gothic 19th Century Antique Jewelry Box" is in sale since Wednesday, May 02, 2018.This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "teremok_antiques" and is located in Bronx, New York.
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