306 Sold English Ladies Work Casket - Circa 1860 - Walnut

 

This English Tunbridge Ware Ladies Work Box was made Circa 1860 and is a Masterclass in Construction and design. The Box was made to store a Ladies Sewing pieces etc. Lets Start with the Woods used in the Superb Creation - Walnut is the dominant wood with Ebony, Kingwood, Satinwood and Mother of Pearl. The Box has canted corners which are exquistely inlaid. The Top opens to reveal a fitted interior with large storage area below and secrret drawer to the side.

 

Height 7" (18cm) Width 12" (30.5cm) Depth 8.5" (22cm)     Item Sold