A beautiful Victorian Walnut and Tulipwood Crossbanded Box inlaid with Mother of Pearl and ebonised detailing. The centre of the Mother of Pearl cartouche etched 'Handkerchiefs'. Later re-lined with a mushroom velvet which is in good condition and a later replacement escutcheon. Original green hessian baize to base. Original key and lock in working order.
DIMENSIONS Height: 7.5 cm Width: 17.5 cm Depth: 14.5 cm
MATERIAL Walnut-Mother of Pearl
PERIOD 1868 - 1895, C19th (Aesthetic)
CONDITION The condition of this lovely Victorian Handkerchief Box is good and solid, having the wear and character of a used item that is well over 100+ years of age.