This is a stunning antique Victorian lady's travelling case, circa 1870 in date.
This traveling case is made of coromandel wood and features a mother of pearl initialled plaque.
The interior is well fitted with twelve Sheffield silver plated topped jars and bottles, and the complete set of six mother of pearl mounted manicure tools all displayed on red velvet.
There is a sprung concealed drawer on one side and another one in the bottom, they spring open when the brass buttons are pressed. The underside of the lid can be opened by pressing a button hidden in the burgundy velvet to reveal a compartment for hiding love letters and a mirror that can be removed for use.
The case can be safely locked with the original key.
It is a beautiful piece which would look stunning on your dressing table.
In excellent condition, the silver with no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 18 x Width 31 x Depth 23
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 1 foot x Depth 9 inches
Our reference: A2093