Mark Goodger

Amboyna Jewellery Box

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Amboyna Jewellery box with engraved flush fitted carrying handle and spring loaded jewellery drawer. The interior of this antique jewellery box is lined with a green silk velvet and green leather paper. The removable tray has a number of compartments... Read More


SKU: 4fc1d7452372 Categories: ,
Dimensions 15.5 × 11.5 cm
Year

c. 1840

Medium

Wood, Brass

Country

United Kingdom

Description

Description

Amboyna Jewellery box with engraved flush fitted carrying handle and spring loaded jewellery drawer.

The interior of this antique jewellery box is lined with a green silk velvet and green leather paper. The removable tray has a number of compartments for storing bangles, chains, bracelets and watches etc. Beneath the lift out tray is further room for storage of jewellery, trinkets, etc.

To access the jewellery drawer there is a brass button in the long hinge that when pressed the small drawer at the front of the box springs forward..

Amboyna is a hardwood burr from a tree mostly found in Ambon, Indonesia.

More information on Jewellery Boxes can be found on our historypage.

Additional information

Additional information

Dimensions 15.5 × 11.5 cm
Year

c. 1840

Medium

Wood, Brass

Country

United Kingdom