This is a superb Antique Victorian silver plated folding biscuit box, having a foliate engraved body sitting in a cast frame, with interior hand-pierced dividers, C 1880 in date and made by Fenton Bros Sheffield.
The opening mechanism is as intricate as the shell decoration, it opens out into two halves and is held shut by gorgeous clasps at the top.
This container could house anything from sweets to biscuits or trinkets.
Whatever you choose to store in this lovely item you are sure to do it in style.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 23 x Width 24 x Depth 12
Dimensions in inches:
Height 9 inches x Width 9 inches x Depth 5 inches
Our reference: 09298
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