Beautiful Silk Lined Italian Vintage Jewellery Box

( JB420 )
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Beautiful small vintage Italian jewellery box dating to the 1950s. Beautiful marquetry inlay to the lid and original stunning quilted silk interior. Glossy polished and varnished finish.

Beautiful Silk Lined Italian Vintage Jewellery Box


This is a beautiful small vintage jewellery box, made in Italy in the 1950s.

The Exterior

The lid has beautiful marquetry inlay made up of various colourful woods. The inlaid scene features hovering birds surrounded by flowers and leaves.

There is lovely inlaid stringing to the front and back of the box and all of the wood has a glossy polished and varnished finish.

There is a stylish tapered design to the sides of the box and the box stands raised on its original tapered resin feet.

The Interior

The interior has a single storage compartment. This has its original padded and quilted silk panel and its original silk linings to the walls. The silk is a gorgeous powder blue shade.

The lid has its original polished metal piano hinge and the lid stays upright when you lift it up.


This charming little box is in great condition for its 70 years of age. It is structurally sound and has no chips or cracks. All of the inlay is present and intact.

The inner silk is in remarkable condition for its age. It has no splits or fraying and only very minor discolouration. The quilted silk panel is deeply padded and is absolutely beautiful. There is a lovely sheen to the silk.

The hinge is still in perfect working order and the feet are still secure.


Please use the following measurements to ensure the box is the right size for your requirements. It is a charming little box which holds a small collection of jewellery.

Length:  13.3cm
Width:     8.0cm
Height:    4.2cm (excluding feet)

Interior Compartment:

10.0 by 6.5cm with a 1.7cm depth.


This box will be posted FREE within the UK by Royal Mail 1st class Recorded Delivery.

International postage is £20 by Royal Mail International Tracked and/or Signed For postage. Delivery is fast, within 3-5 working days to Europe and 5-7 working days to the rest of the world. Delivery may be longer depending on the speed of your local postal service and/or if your package has to go through customs.

Please visit our Orders & Delivery page for further details.

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