Amboyna Silver Gilt Dressing Box

GBP 5,500.00

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Object Description

Magnificent Silver Gilt Vanity Box veneered in stunning Amboyna with quadrant brass edging, escutcheons and stringing, with makers label “Joseph Rodgers & Sons” of Sheffield, cutler to her Majesty. The exquisitely engraved silver-gilt lids are by London Silversmith, Thomas Johnson.

The lid features a fold-down letter compartment with a removable mirror behind it.
The base has fabulous assortment of thirteen, superb cut glass with exquisite engraved sterling silver gilt & pierced jars, unusually the back five jars rise when the box is opened.
The front of the box features two drawers. One is vacant and the other for jewellery, containing a removable accoutrements pad with various tools.

This silver-gilt vanity box comes with a fully working lock and tasselled key.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1604 863979
+44 (0)7779 654879

Dealer Location

Northamptonshire, UK

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