This listing is for an unusual vintage Art Deco period celluloid and wood jewelry box with decorative hand enameled portrait medallion, c. Nice footed and hinged jewelry box decorated with celluloid exterior with serpentine sides. The center of the lid features a beautiful hand enameled portrait of a woman surrounded with embossed bronze/brass bezel. The interior is lined with red velvet that does reflect wear commensurate with age.
The hinge is tight and box opens and closes nicely. The box is in very good Estate condition with no chips or cracks in the celluloid. Measures 2 3/4" high, 5 1/2" wide and 4 deep. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.
We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "UNUSUAL ART DECO PERIOD WOOD & CELLULOID JEWELRY BOX with PORTRAIT MEDALLION" is in sale since Friday, July 25, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.