Absolutely Stunning Well Figured Walnut Lady’s Jewellery Casket or Gentleman’s Documents Box of Outstanding Quality, last quarter of the Nineteenth Century.
This exceptional piece in stunning polished Walnut with ebony stringing to cover. The front drop-down hinged panel complete with its original bevelled glass opening to reveal a single pull out drawer. The casket is fitted with a polished brass carry handle (inscribed), inside the cover it retains its plush silk lining.
Condition: Good condition with nice surface patination, professionally restored to include re-lining inside with decorative hand-crafted paper. Lock and key work perfectly.
Width: (at base) 12.25” (31cm). Depth: 10” (25.25cm). Height: 6.25” (16cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.