Abalone inlay to the lid cartouche and on the lock escutcheon complete. The shape of the lid is quite a rare find, being similar to a.
The interior of the box is fitted in shades of purple to the drop down letter holder and lift out jewellery/sewing tray with several different features. Including central lidded compartments trimmed in purple satin below the tray with a generous storage area. The box measures 30 x 23 cm and stands 16.5 cm high with the dome/cushion top rising to 19cm. Approximately 12 inches x 9 inches and standing 6 1/2 inches high, rising to 7 3/4 inches. The box and interior are in honest, original condition.I have included images all round, which can be enlarged for closer inspection. All the images as they are a fundamental part of the description. This really is a beautiful antique box that is ideal to use and display. The item "Victorian Sewing Jewellery Walnut Box with Ebony & Mother Pearl Inlay Dome" is in sale since Wednesday, August 4, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Sewing\Boxes & Baskets". The seller is "thefactoryoutletstore" and is located in Alton. This item can be shipped worldwide.