French Purple Velvet Jewellery Trinket Casket. Sewing Box. 19th Century.


This beautiful antique sarcophagus shaped jewellery / trinket box which is covered in purple velvet that has all over wear leaving a wonderful look, has an ornate brass handle, front lock plate, corner decorations and ball feet.

This fine quality French Louis XVI style box which dates from the 19th century is lined with red satin silk, has a mirror and is a good size for a dressing table.

A pretty box which looks beautiful on display and would make a very special gift.

Material: Velvet. Satin silk lining. Brass fittings.

Date: 19th Century.


Length: 21 cm (8 1/4") approx.

Width: 18 cm (7") approx.

Height: 9 cm (3 1/2") approx.

Weight: 450 g.

Condition: Very good used antique condition with all over wear leaving a wonderful patina showing it's age. Brass has a natural patina and has not been cleaned. No key. Please see pictures.

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