Large Victorian Box, Mahogany on Oak, England circa 1840
Embrace the charm of the Victorian era with this stunning large box from England, circa 1840. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this box showcases the timeless beauty of mahogany veneer on oak, evoking a sense of elegance and sophistication. One of the standout features of this Victorian box is the exquisite inlaid maple design adorning the lid in the shape of a fan. This intricate detail adds a touch of artistry and serves as a testament to the craftsmanship of the period. Supported by four intricately carved feet, this box exudes a sense of regality and grandeur. The interior reveals a single brass hinge, providing ease of access to its contents. To restore its former glory, this antique box has been lovingly revitalized and hand polished with shellac. The shellac finish enhances the natural beauty of the wood while offering protection and a lustrous sheen.
Details for Box
H: 6.2 in (16 cm)
W: 14.1 in (36 cm)
D: 11 in (28 cm)