A Tunbridge Ware Stationery Box With Floral Berlin Wool-work Mosaic and Perspective Cubes c1850

Heading : A Tunbridge Ware Stationery Box With Floral Berlin Wool-work mosaic and Perspective Cubes
Date : c1850
Period : Victoria
Origin : Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Decoration : Wedge-shaped box with curved lid featuring a Berlin Wool-work floral mosaic set in Satinwood and bounded with a geometric band within banded and continuous keylines; Rosewood body with four flat sides featuring a perspective cube frieze within banded and continuous keylines; four internal document compartments lined with blue paper; blue silk lining to the lid with pen loops on an attached band; 
Size :  17.7 cm wide x 11.5 cm deep x 11.6 cm high
Condition : Very good; slight cracks to lacquer on top face; very few missing tesserae; minor opening of the wood-grain to some of the perspective cube tiles; very minimal scratches and bumps to the faces, entirely commensurate with age
Restoration : None; The box has been professionally cleaned and polished.
Weight :  394 grams

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