WONDERFUL 19C TIFFANY REED & Co - WALNUT ANTIQUE JEWELLERY BOX - FAB INTERIOR. WONDERFUL VERY RARE TIFFANY REED & Co. 19c figured burr walnut antique restored and repolished jewellery box.The box has been rewaxed. The box sadly does not lock.
Terrific burr walnut to each side back and top. The box has the retailers brass engraved plague for'Tiffany Reed and Co, Union Square New York. Reed became the fourth partner in what was known at the time as Tiffany, Young and Ellis and became the resident head of a new branch in Paris called Tiffany, Reed & Co. Charles Lewis Tiffany bought out the other partners in 1853, following which the New York firm was known as Tiffany & Co. The tiffany mark is always the mark for excellence and would have been a highly prized box in its time.
There are a few very very minor nibbles on the veneer, one slightly larger on the front right side top. They are just nibbles and nothing major what so ever.It really is a terrific and very rare box in great condition. Terrific chassed engraved bras to the top and front.
With agate cabochons on the top and front. The box has multiple uses, and would make a fabulous jewellery box. IM PRETTY SURE THAT YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED. Box retains the original lock, top catch and original hinges. Supplied with a silk tassel and Victorian key that sadly does not lock the box and is supplied and described as being decorative only.
YOU ONLY GET THIS TYPE OF QUALITY FROM US. Interior that has been relined in expensive.
Material of the highest quality. Beneath the base of the box has also been lined in velvet. A superb box, and would make a fantastic gift. We have been antique dealers and restorers for the past 30 years. We have a wealth of experience.We take pride in all our restorations, which are unique and fit in well with todays taste and style. What better way to store your valuables than within a unique piece of Victorian or Georgian history. As an investment for the. Future, our boxes will never loose their appeal or charm, and should with care last all our lifetimes and beyond. Please bear in mind that we try to give a reasonable account of restoration that's taken place, and try to highlight major points.
The majority of our boxes are over one hundred years old. They are not new and may have antique marks, tiny missing pieces slight misalignment or shrinkage imperfections, and will have shown signs of fatigue. Its all normal for the age of any historic box. We try to restore to a good order but can not list every single mark. We are only to pleased to offer help.We take a lot of pride and care in what we do, and have been dealers and restorers for over thirty years. ALL OUR PARCELS ARE WELL WRAPPED. These are fully insured and fully trackable. These will be fully insured and tracked. And will require a signature. As this varies from country to country. ALL OUR ANTIQUE BOXES MAKE GREAT GIFTS. THIS TIFFANY BOX IS A WONDERFUL EARLY RARE BOXS MANY USES. The item "TERRIFIC VERY RARE 19c TIFFANY WALNUT ANTIQUE JEWELLERY BOX FAB INTERIOR" is in sale since Monday, July 24, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes".
The seller is "micky-2-socks" and is located in Essex. This item can be shipped worldwide.