LOVELY ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD CARVED MUTTON BONE MOROCCO SOUVENIR BOX c1810
An antique Napoleonic period wooden box with a mutton bone veneer, finely engraved with motifs and 'Souvenir' to the lid and hinging open to reveal a Morocco lined interior with two separate compartments.
CONDITION: All original and generally very good. Slight signs of wear to inner commensurate with age and use. A few natural hairlines. Hinge a little loose but still secure (easily improved if desired).
DATE/MARKS: Around 1800/20. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 28 mm tall, lid 53 x 41 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 26.0 grams.