This is a wonderful antique Victorian burr walnut and Pietra Dura stationery casket, circa 1860 in date.
This stunning high-quality casket is rectangular in shape and is made with the finest burr walnut that has splendid figuring. It has two remarkable brass handles inset with Pietra Dura panels depicting attractive floral decoration against a black ground.
The front of the casket features two matching oval Pietra Dura panels with equally exquisite floral decoration of attractive and bright colours including white and light blue.
The hinged lid opens to reveal a superb interior which is lined with a gorgeous light blue fabric.
This glorious casket has plenty of storage and would be ideal for safely storing your stationery , sewing tools or jewellery.
It comes with its perfectly working lock and key.
It is a lovely and practical piece which can add a little bit of character to your stylish interiors.
Excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation of its condition.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 18 x Width 24 x Depth 16
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 9 inches x Depth 6 inches
Our reference: A1050
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