The box looks a little. Dusty but i can assure you we have cleaned it as much as we can with a stiff clean very small paintbrush. To remove as much dust as is possible without doing any damage. We have then lightly waxed over. Great when you see it in front of you.The carving is very crisp and sharp to the touch. Terrific hand carved by a competent hand. Would have taken several weeks to complete. Difficult to appreciate until you see it in front of you. The lid opens and closes perfectly. Boxes are normally seen in sandalwood and very few ebony ones were made. This is due to the.
Of ebony being so much harder. This is without doubt the finest and. I have ever seen and has been very well looked after. IM PRETTY SURE THAT YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED.All our boxes come with after care instruction. We take a lot of pride and care in what we do. Box retains the original lock, hinges and top catch. Supplied with a silk tassel and we. The key does lock the box but. The internal rod within the lock is worn it tends to slide across and open if a little pressure is used.
YOU ONLY GET THIS TYPE OF QUALITY FROM US. Interior that has been relined in expensive.
Material of the highest quality. Beneath the base of the box has also been lined in the same velvet to stop any scratches to other surfaces. A superb box, and would make a fantastic gift. Please bear in mind that we try to give a reasonable account of restoration that's taken place, and try to highlight major points. The majority of our boxes are over one hundred years old.
They are not new and may have antique marks, tiny missing pieces slight misalignment or shrinkage imperfections, and will have shown signs of fatigue. Its all normal for the age of any historic box. We try to restore to a good order but can not list every single mark.
We are only to pleased to offer help. We take pride in all our restorations, which are unique and fit in well with todays taste and style.
What better way to store your valuables than within a unique piece of Victorian or Georgian history. As an investment for the. Future, our boxes will never loose their appeal or charm, and should with care last all our lifetimes and beyond. We take a lot of pride and care in what we do, and have been dealers and restorers for over thirty years. Packed weight is 1.5 kilo.
ALL OUR PARCELS ARE WELL WRAPPED. These are fully insured and fully trackable. These will be fully insured and tracked. And will require a signature.
As this varies from country to country. WITH OVER 30 YEARS OF.ALL OUR BOXES MAKE WONDERFUL GIFTS. The item "19c RARE SOLID EBONY CHINESE HAND CARVED CANTON ANTIQUE BOX LOVELY INTERIOR" is in sale since Saturday, May 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "micky-2-socks" and is located in Essex. This item can be shipped worldwide.