You are viewing a gorgeous English silverplate and tortoiseshell jewellery box or casket. I hope the photos do this stunning work some justice, it’s certainly more impressive in the flesh and is the height of crafting.
The box features an elegant serpentine shape and is adorned with segmented tortoiseshell on all surfaces. The handles feature an elegant acanthus leaf design.
The box opens out to reveal the storage space inside. We also include a close up of the silverlpate stamp and hallmark. This is offered in perfect condition ready for home use right away.