Item for sale is an antique wooden jewelry box with parquetry, or inlaid wood of geometric design. I’m dating the box to 19th century based on the original contents and condition, but possibly older. Brought from France when original owner immigrated to the US before WWII. Condition statement: Box has wear from use and age. There are many small holes in the wood from previous infestation, though wood is still strong and solid. Some previous damage to one corner was expertly repaired and another corner is missing top layer of marquetry. Some small pieces of marquetry are missing are missing in design. There is a stain on the red fabric lining on bottom of the interior and the silvered mirror has spots from age. Brass keyhole surround has come loose and will be included (see pictures). Lock is in tact, but key is not included. Please see all pictures for complete details. Dimensions: 8.5″ W x 8″ D x 6.5 T. The item “Antique 19th Century Jewelry Box with Inlaid Wood Parquetry 8x8x6.5 France” is in sale since Friday, September 3, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Other Antiques”. The seller is “lukastreasuretrove” and is located in Chevy Chase, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Antique
- Age: Unknown
- Material: Wood & Metal
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Origin: France