Reference: JB162

Antique Italian Casket in the Renaissance Classical Revival Manner. The box is made of walnut with raised panels of ebony. It stands on a a platform base which is supported on ebony bracket feet. The lid protrudes to the same extent as the base giving the box an imposing structure.
The sides and the framings are inlaid with a mosaic of alternate ivory and ebony.
The top is also inlaid with geometric mosaic centered by an engraved panel of ivory depicting a Roman theme. 
Origin: Italy, 
Circa: 1840
Materials: Walnut, ivory ebony.
Size: 41cm wide by 25 cm by 15 cm:  16 inches wide by  9.8 inches by  6 inches.
Condition: overall good. This box has never been fitted with a lock.

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