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545. Antique Vintage Mahogany Wooden Jewelry or Gentleman's Cigar Box Casket
An Exceptionally Fine Quality English Well Figured Solid Mahogany Ladies or Gents Jewelry or Storage Box of outstanding quality and medium proportions, with decorative vacant initial plate to outer lid, flush hinges and similar polished brass escutcheon, late 19th Century, complete with later lined interior, which is very professionally done using a mid-red heavy paper lining.
Condition: Professionally restored. Box closes firmly with no gaps. Lock and key are present and working well, nice original firm hinges, few scratches here and there, nice surface patination.
Height: 3.25” (8.25cm). Width: 12.5” (31.5cm). Depth: 10.5” (26.5cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Affordable fixed charge Worldwide Store to door shipping.
*Stunning item in exceptional condition for such an early piece, so useful for storing a variety of items, even for use as a Cigar Box.