Tortoiseshell box with brass mounts

Tortoiseshell box with brass mounts

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Tortoiseshell box with brass mounts Tortoiseshell box with brass mounts

Tortoiseshell box with mounts in gilded silver

This box in tortoiseshell is very rare for it is in excellent condition.
The box and lid are decorated with floral mounts in gilded silver. It still has its original arrangement in the interior containing three gilded boxes of the same shape, and another small box with a spoon.
Origin
Ceylon
Period
Aound 1750
Material
Tortoiseshell, silver, ivory
Reference
181-187
Sizes
8 x 21.5 x 14 cm

Offered by

Van Nie Antiquairs

Keizersgracht 600
1017EP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 206261594
+31 653353290
http://www.vannieantiquairs.com

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