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Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880

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Reference: Jb 109



Description:

Box veneered in walnut and inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry in various woods, some stained. 

The interior and tray lining is original, complete with original silk tops. (See our book Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, and Society -- 1700--1880, ISBN: 0764316885  Antigone Clarke & Joseph O'Kelly, A Schiffer Book for collectors Chapter 6 and figures 98,99,100).

 

Condition: Good

Size: 9.9 x 6.6, 3.75 tall. 25cm x 16.75cm, 9.8cm tall.

Circa 1880.

 

Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880. Enlarge Picture

 

 

Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880. Enlarge Picture

The interior and tray lining is original, complete with original silk tops.

 

Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880. Enlarge Picture

The box is inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry in various woods, some stained. 

 

Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880. Enlarge Picture

 

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Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric marquetry circa 1880. Enlarge Picture

 

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