Boxes are fascinating; they have such stories to tell !
Book Boxes, Work Boxes, Jewellery Boxes, Card Boxes! All hand made-inlaid, pokerworked with love, care and attention to detail. Using timbers such as Cedar, Huon, Blackwood, Myrtle, Oak, Mahogany and Musk.
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Antique Military Campaign Box C1820
Extensive brass binding and original brass wear..Lock is marked Crown R George.
Constructed of early solid rosewood and cedar-not veneered.
It contains a lift out tray and sectionalised bottom compartment.
Antique Brass Bound Campaign Box
Possibly of French origin with finely inlaid brass decoration.
Two recessed brass handles to either side.
Individual interior lidded compartments that lift out to reveal further storage space under.
It has its own locking key to secure precious treasures.
H 12 cm D 21 W 33
Antique Cedar Collector's Storage Box.
Brass adornments for opening and carrying . It consists of eight small internal compartments under the lid and two lower external drawers with brass ring pull handles.
A multipurpose box, each storage section lined with green baise to protect the treasures stored within.
H 21cm D 29 W 21
BRASS BOUND WRITING SLOPE IN BURR WALNUT
LEATHER HAS BEEN REPLACED AT SOME TIME AND IS IN REASONABLY GOOD CONDITION.
HAS ITS OWN KEY TO LOCK AWAY THOSE PRECIOUS DOCUMENTS.