Beautiful valentine sailors antique box covered in shell work. Lined with antique hand marbled papers and a victorian engraving in the lid. The intended use for this box is to keep valentine cards , love letters , special post cards and letters. Special invitations to weddings , birthdays etc. A family heirloom to be passed on to other generations. Its fairly sturdy but these boxes are a littler fragile and need to be handled with care. They can be cleaned with a soft brush every now and then. They improve with age as they acquire more patina. Sits on small brass bun feet. 34 x 24 x 7cms. Please ask any questions. The item “Antique valentine sailors sea shell keepsake box” is in sale since Monday, February 8, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectables\Decorative Ornaments & Plates\Boxes & Trinkets”. The seller is “harmerkakeith” and is located in London. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.
- Modified Item: Yes
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Subtype: Keepsake /jewellery box
- Material: Wood
- Ornament Type: Boxes/ Trinkets
- Type: Boxes/ Trinkets
- Main Colour: Multi-Coloured
- Modification Description: Lined with antique papers and covered in shell work.