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Antique Victorian Coromandel & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880

Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
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  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
  • Antique Victorian Coromandel  & KPM Porcelain Jewellery Casket c.1880 | Ref. no. 08487a | Regent Antiques
Ref: 08487a
Price: £550.00
This is a beautiful antique English Victorian coromandel jewellery casket, circa 1880 in date.

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This is a beautiful antique English Victorian coromandel jewellery casket, circa 1880 in date.

The casket lid features five decorative cut brass Neo Gothic mounts containing KPM porcelain plaques depicting classical maidens, and a striking cut brass escutcheon.

The hinged lid encloses a lush green velvet lined interior and it is complete with working lock and key.


Add a classical element to your home with this rare and beautiful coromandel casket.
 

Condition:

In excellent condition having been cleaned and waxed in our workshops, with only minor signs of wear consistant with age and use, please see photos for confirmation.



Dimensions in cm:

Height 8 x Width 28 x Depth 20

Dimensions in inches:

Height 3 inches x Width 11 inches x Depth 8 inches

Our reference: 08487a

Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.

Coromandel wood or Calamander wood
is a valuable wood from IndiaSri Lanka  and South East Asia. It is of a hazel-brown color, with black stripes (or the other way about), very heavy and hard. It is also known as Macassar Ebony or variegated ebony and is closely related to genuine ebony, but is obtained from different species in the same genus; one of these is Diospyros quaesita Thwaites, from Sri Lanka. The name Calamander comes from the local sinhalese name, 'kalu-medhiriya', which means dark chamber; referring to the characteristic ebony black wood.

Coromandel wood has been logged to extinction over the last 2 to 3 hundred years and is no longer available for new work in any quantity. Furniture in coromandel is so expensive and so well looked after that even recycling it is an unlikely source. A substitute, Macassar Ebony, has similar characteristics and to the untrained eye is nearly the same but it lacks the depth of colour seen in genuine Coromandel.
 

 

Dimensions in cm:

Height 8 x Width 28 x Depth 20

Dimensions in inches:

Height 3 inches x Width 11 inches x Depth 8 inches

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