Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A WONDERFUL 19th C. FRENCH NAPOLEAN III MARQUERTY INLAID WOOD JEWELRY BOX/CASKET, c. THIS ATTRACTIVE BOX IS DECORATED WITH BEAUTIFUL INLAID BURL WALNUT WITH INLAID MARQUETRY AND CONTRASTING STRINGING/BANDING AROUND THE BORDER. BOX HAS TIGHT HINGE AND OPENS AND CLOSES CORRECTLY. THE INTERIOR OF THE BOX IS TUFTED ON BOTH THE TOP AND BOTTON WITH RUBY-RED SILK. BOX HAS KEY HOLE AND LOCKING MECHANISM IN PLACE, HOWEVER, WE DO NOT HAVE THE KEY. MEASURES 3″ HIGH, 12″ LONG AND 9 1/4 WIDE. WEIGHS 2.8 POUNDS. THIS STUNNING BOX IS IN VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT ESTATE CONDITION WITH ONLY VERY MINOR NO-HARM SIGNS OF AGE AND WEAR WITH NO NOTICEABLE FLAWS AND NO REPAIRS. THERE IS VERY FAINT RIPPLING/FAINT CRACKING IN THE WOOD GRAIN ON TOP OF THE BOX FROM AGE. 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 “19th C. French Napoleon III Grand Tour Marquetry Inlaid Wood Jewelry Box” is in sale since Thursday, August 23, 2018. 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.
- Type: Boxes
- Style: French
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Origin: France