Antique Victorian Burr Walnut Ormolu Caskwet by Betjeman & Sons 19th C

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Object Description

A large beautiful Victorian ormolu mounted burr walnut casket with hand painted panels, the lock plate signed by the renowned box makers Betjeman & Sons, Circa 1850 in date.

The two handled rectangular casket features a superb inset hinged cover applied with a hand painted plaque, depicting courtly figures in a landscape on a royal blue ground with gilt highlights. The casket features decorative ormolu mounts with painted plaques depicting cherubs, the domed lid opening to reveal the original blue watered silk lined interior.

Complete with working lock and original key.

This item is of really superb quality and will instantly enhance any desktop.

Condition:
In really excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.

Dimensions in cm:
Height 14 x Width 35 x Depth 17

Dimensions in inches:
Height 5 inches x Width 1 foot, 2 inches x Depth 7 inches

Our reference: A2060

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

We are open weekly as follows:

Monday
9:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
9:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
9:00 - 17:00
Thursday
9:00 - 17:00
Friday
9:00 - 17:00
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Dealer Contact

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Dealer Location

Manor Warehouse
318 Green Lanes
London
N4 1BX

Please note that we are also open on alternate Saturdays. Please call to confirm.

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