This is a beautiful Antique Victorian silver plated folding biscuit box, having a plain shell-style body sitting in a cast frame, and with original interior hand-pierced dividers C 1880 in date.
The opening mechanism is as intricate as the shell decoration, it opens out into two halves and is held shut by gorgeous clasps at the top.
This container could house anything from sweets to biscuits or trinkets.
Whatever you choose to store in this lovely item you are sure to do it in style.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 22 x Width 23 x Depth 14
Dimensions in inches:
Height 8.7 x Width 9.1 x Depth 5.5
Our reference: 08669