Lovely Silk Lined Antique Leather Jewellery Box

( JB65 )
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Lovely late Victorian jewellery box with a burgundy leather finish. Circa 1890/1900. Solid brass handle and keyhole escutcheon. Original silk and velvet lined interior. Original working lock and key.

Lovely Silk Lined Antique Leather Jewellery Box

Please contact us if you are looking for a similar box and we will endeavour to source one for you!

This is a beautiful antique jewellery box which was made in the late Victorian period. It is complete with its original working lock and key and also its original silk linings.

The Exterior

This box has a burgundy leather finish which has a textured crosshatch pattern and embossed gold detail.

The lid has a solid brass swing handle and plate. The keyhole has a complementary brass escutcheon.

The box has its original brass stop hinges which hold the lid upright. It also has its original working lock and key.

The Interior

The interior has its original storage tray at the top and a larger single compartment beneath.

The tray has four compartments of various shapes and sizes, plus two ring storage sections.

All of the compartments, plus the inside of the lid, have their original burgundy padded satin panels.

The ring storage sections have their original burgundy velvet coverings.

The exterior and interior walls of the tray, plus the interior walls of the box, all have a black textured leather finish. The tray also has black leather pull tabs which enable you to lift it out of the box with ease.


This box is in lovely condition for its age. The leather has some light age-related wear and a few minor small scuffs. The leather covering on the bottom of the box has wear from age and friction.

The interior satin linings and velvet coverings are still in excellent condition! They are neatly fitted and very clean.

There is some age-related wear and tarnish to the brass.

The handle, hinges and escutcheon are still completely secure.

The box locks securely.

Notes About Antique Locks

We would like to make you aware that antique locks can occasionally malfunction. They are already very old and so will naturally have some wear from age and use.

We are not responsible for locks that malfunction from further age and use once boxes are purchased. Please ensure the lock is still working as soon as you receive your box. It will be checked again prior to postage.

You can view our full returns policy which includes locks by visiting our Payments And Returns page.


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

Length:  20.3cm
Width:   13.5cm
Height:    8.5cm

Interior Lower Compartment:

18.5 by 11.2cm with a 3.6cm depth.

Storage Tray - Rear Compartment:

13.8 by 2.8cm with a 2.0cm depth.

Storage Tray - Centre Compartment:

6.7cm square with a 2.0cm depth.

Storage Tray - Side Compartments:

6.7 by 3.2cm with a 2.0cm depth.

Ring Storage Sections:

Each section holds 5-6 rings depending on their shapes and sizes.


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

International postage is £15 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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