A Tunbridge Ware Dome-topped GloveBox with Floral Berlin Wool-work Mosaics c1840

Heading : A Tunbridge Ware Dome-topped Glove Box with Floral Berlin Wool-work Mosaics
Date : c1840
Period : Victoria
Origin : Tunbridge Wells, Kent - labelled for Edmund Nye
Decoration : Domed lid with Floral Berlin Wool-work motif set in Golden Satinwood, within floral band and two pairs of banded keylines; floral Wool-work frieze to the four flat sizes, again within two pairs of banded keylines and with Golden Satinwood veneer; orignal burgundy silk lining to interior, with utensil-holding loops on an applied band, probably for manicure items
Size :  24.1 cm wide x 9.4 cm deep x 7.8 cm high
Condition : Very good; very few missing tesserae; what look like very old repairs to bumped edges and a corner of the base - a missing, thin shard of wood about 55mm long and 2mm at its widest point has been replaced
Restoration : Old repairs as above; The box has been professionally cleaned and polished.
Weight :  337 grams

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  • £290.00

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