Tunbridge Ware Sewing Box.
Walnut and inlaid Tunbridge ware sewing box, late 1800s. Ivory or bone key escutcheon. Interior of box has bright pinkish crimson silk, drop-down folder compartment to lid, three lidded little compartments, and partitions for odds and ends. Tray lifts to reveal lower compartment. Box measures 31 cm wide, 14 cm high and 21 cm deep. External is sound, a few old varnish stains and wood/veneer cracks, nothing that is ugly. Internal has some minor damage to top tray. All of it commensurate with age and use. Handsome box.
Shipping: NZ: $18.00. Australia: $38.00. Rest of World: $105.00.
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