A Star and Pierced-Heart Inlaid Jewelry Box

19th Century

together with another inlaid example.

Height 7 x width 12 1/4 x depth 8 inches.


The Star and heart box retains the lock mechanism and key, though part of the lock has been removed to ensure that the key does not get locked inside. Box has scratches and wear to exterior with age split to lid. Smaller box with several old veneer replacements.

Estimate: $400 - $600
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