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A rosewood veneered box, inlaid with mother of pearl pattern, Circa 1840.

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Reference: Jb 107  

Description:

A rosewood veneered box, inlaid with mother of pearl in a stylised pattern, which forms a fine foliated design in reverse. 

The workmanship is of high standard; for example, the box is edged with a rounded piece of wood which finishes it elegantly and also protects it.

Size: 11.75 x 8.1, 4.75 tall.  29.8cm  x  21.75cm, 12cm tall.

Circa: 1840.  

 

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The interior is lined in the original paper and silk.   

Condition: Slight fading of the polish on one area of the front.  

 

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The interior is lined in the original paper and silk.   

 

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The interior is lined in the original paper and silk.   

 

The figure of the rosewood is particularly attractive.

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