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This is a beautiful Victorian jewellery box, dating to 1870/1880. Its interior has been fully refurbished and the box is complete with its original working lock and key. The Exterior The exterior has a beautiful dark Rosewood veneer and inlaid Mother of Pearl 'dot' Roundels. There is also a small inlaid Mother of Pearl cartouche to the lid, and an inlaid Mother of Pearl escutcheon to the lock. The box is beautifully finished with pewter stringing to the lid and front. The Rosewood has superb figuration and lovely warm red tones. The box is complete with its original brass lock and its original decorative key. It locks securely. The box has its original brass stop hinges which prevent the lid from falling back. A new green felt covering has been added to the bottom to protect the surfaces of your furniture. Note The lid lifts slightly when the box is locked. The Interior The entire interior has been beautifully refurbished with quality marbled paper linings. It has a removable storage tray with 3 large compartments and a large roomy single compartment beneath. The bottom of the tray has a new green felt covering which matches that on the bottom of the box. Condition This wonderful box is in excellent condition despite its 130/140 years of age. It has been very well looked after by its previous owners. There is a beautiful sheen to the Rosewood veneer and all of the Mother of Pearl inlay is intact. The box has sound structure and only minor light age related wear. Notes About Antique Locks We would like to make you aware that antique locks can suddenly malfunction at any time. They are already very old and 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 working as soon as you receive your box. You can view our full returns policy which includes locks, by visiting our Payments And Returns page. Measurements Length: 27.6cm Width: 19.8cm Height: 11.0cm Interior Tray Compartments x 3: 16.5 by 8.0cm with a 2.5cm depth. Interior Large Single Compartment: 25.5 by 17.7cm with a 4.5cm depth. Postage This box will be posted FREE within the UK by Next Day Special Delivery. International Postage is by Royal Mail International Tracked & Signed. Delivery is fast within 3-5 working days to Europe and 5-7 working days to the rest of the world.
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