Beautiful Antique Converted Victorian Collar Box

( JB156 )
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Beautiful antique Victorian box, made of solid Oak. The lid is decorated with a large brass plaque and the keyhole has a matching escutcheon.

Beautiful Antique Converted Victorian Collar Box

This is a beautiful antique Victorian box, made of solid Oak. The lid is decorated with a large brass plaque and the keyhole has a matching escutcheon. The brass work is beautifully hand-engraved and securely fixed with its original brass pins. The Oak has a wonderful colour and figuration.

The box is complete with its original brass hinges, brass lock, and key.

A new green felt cover has been added to the base to protect the surfaces of your furniture. A new cream paper lining has been added to the interior compartment.

History

This box was originally designed to store collars that Victorian gentlemen wore. It is a fabulous piece of social history and it now makes a functional jewellery box!

This box may be of particular appeal to dressmakers or tailors.

Condition

The box is in excellent antique condition. It is structurally sound and has very little wear. The hinges are in excellent working order and the box locks securely.

Measurements

Please use the following measurements to ensure the box is the right size for your requirements.

Length:  14.3cm
Width:    12.0cm
Height:     7.0cm

Interior Compartment:

12.9 by 10.2cm with a 4.7cm depth.

Postage

This box will be posted FREE within the UK by Royal Mail Next Day Special 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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