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Reference: TC428

Description:
TC428: Victorian walnut veneered box inlaid in strips of geometric parquetry  circa 1880. Inside there are two compartments each with a supplementary lid.

Origin: UK

Circa: 1880


Size: It measures  inches wide  by  inches deep and it is  inches  high including feet: 18 cm wide by 11.1 cm deep by 13 cm high.

Condition: good overall working lick and key. See images.

 

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 The compartments retain much of their original lead lining.

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