MTS ANTIQUE JEWELLERY BOXES. LOVELY 19C EBONY INLAID MOTHER OF PEARL ANTIQUE JEWELLERY/VANTIY BOX – FAB INTERIOR. 19c Ebony veneered restored and repolished jewellery/vanity box. In WONDERFUL restored condition. Several small repairs, but only one old veneer repair to the left rear back edge. And quite normal with a box of great age, otherwise a lovely box in good restored order. Wonderful inlaid mother of pearl and abalone shell banding, with boxwood and ebony inlay to the front and top bands. Further inlaid with pewter stringing to the top and front. With mother of pearl and abalone shell inlaid central cartouche and keyhole escutcheon. The sprung loaded draw retains its original solid brass locking bar. You remove this from within the box on the right side to gain assess to the side draw. Pulls in and out with ease. The pictures really do not do it justice. IM PRETTY SURE THAT YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED. All our boxes come with after care instruction. We take a lot of pride and care in what we do. Boxes of this calibre are becoming increasingly rare. Box retains the original lock, top catch and 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 boasts a later wooden tray finished to a superb standard that compliments. This has been relined in expensive. Material of the highest quality. The same as the bottom part of the interior of the box. All the added dividers within the top compartment can easily be repositioned or removed if desired. The tray can hold many rings in an upright position. Underneath the additional tray and beneath the base of the box have also been lined in velvet to stop any scratches to other surfaces. A superb box, and would make a fantastic gift. 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. Packed weight is 3.3 kilo. ALL OUR PARCELS ARE WELL WRAPPED. TRACKED AND FULLY INSURED. 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. WITH OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPEREINCE ALL OUR BOXES MAKE WONDERFUL GIFTS. The item “SUPERB 19c EBONY INLAID ANTIQUE JEWELLERY/VANITY BOX FAB INTERIOR” is in sale since Thursday, August 23, 2018. 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.
- Style/ Period: Victorian
- Product: Boxes
- Age: 1800-1849
- Primary Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Sub-Type: Ebony
- Product Sub-Type: Jewellery//////// Trinket Boxes
- Original/Repro: Original