Exceptional English Colonial Traveling Box in solid calamander (or coromandel) wood; having rectangular top opening to an interior fitted with a hinged lid and silver mounts and a swing out side pen & ink drawer.
Circa 1835,probably Anglo-Indian (on later stand)
Large Georgian Tea Chest in nicely figured mahogany; rectangular with quarter column corners, having a stepped lid surmounted by a brass carrying handle and opening to a fitted interior retainiing two tin tea caddies and a sugar box and the whole raised on ogee bracket feet. English, Circa1780.
Fine Anglo-Indian Carved Sandalwood Jewelry Box, having a stepped, hinged lid opening to a later velvet lined interior; all sides decorated with carved peacock panels and the stepped base with openwork carved skirt and paw form feet. Mysore or Canara Province, circa 1900.*
Antique French Satinwood Casket with Cut Steel Pins on an undulating top. The steel was cut to imitate precious stones and was very labor intensive. It was popular from the late 18th to the early 19th century. The box has accents of ebony stringing with the grain of the satinwood emphasizing the wave form shape.
Remarkable Antique English Tunbridge ware Dresser Chest or Jewelry Box in olivewood with tesselated mosaic inlaid decoration, having a stepped lid with inlaid castle and floral decoration, two cabinet doors with "Tumbling Blocks" pattern opening to four small band inlaid drawers, the sides decorated with a tesselated mosaic "deer in a forest" design and the whole raised on ebonized ball form feet. Circa 1840-60. ...click for details
Rare Small Regency Playing Card Box in Rosewood with extensive brass inlay having a rectangular lid opening to a divided interior with two fabric lined wells and retaining the tool leather and fabric decoration under the lid. The sides have brass lions head handles and the box is raised on brass paw form feet.
English, Circa 1820.