B1444 - Amazing Antique French Studded Leather Trinket / Jewellery / Treasure Box, Trunk
This amazing antique French studded box would be perfect for all sorts of treasure from jewels to love letters and would look equally at home in a boudoir or on a gentleman's dressing stand.
The box is made in wood and is covered in leather decorated with a myriad of metal studs.
The box sits on 4 sturdy wooden feet. There is a metal carrying handle to either side.
The lid of the box has a central decorative brass plaque. The centre of the plaque is porcelain and has a vignette of an 18th Century pair of lovers depicted in glorious colour. The lid has a hasp which fits over a stay on the base of the box.
The lid lifts up to reveal a red baize interior.
The box is sturdy. The metal fittings have patinated and the leather worn a little over the years but this just adds even more character to this amazing box.
It measures :- 25.5 cm (10 inches) wide x 17 cm (6.75 inches) deep x 15 cm (5.9 inches) high including the feet.
A fabulous antique leather jewellery box to use and enjoy. It is from a carefully selected collection of antique French decorative pieces at 'La Belle Étoffe'!
N.B. Any accessories used to display the box are not included.
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Available delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World
B1448 - SOLD