Have you got an antiques.co.uk seller account?

Login forgotten password
search now

    trinity house box

    Trinity House Box veneered in mahogany and walnut with a view of a Tea Clipper on the top, diamond shape inlays on the front and Union jack inlays to each side.

     
    The interior is lined with blue paper and velvet.
     
    Circa: 1870
     
    This sewing box comes with a fully working lock and tasselled key.
     
    These type of boxes were made by Lighthouse Keepers who worked for "Trinity House" the name given to Light house keepers. They sold these inlaid parquetry boxes directly to the sailing captains and owners of the ships as gifts for loved ones during their weeks or months at sea.
     
    Shipping Cost:
    United Kingdom £25
    Europe £65
    International £85

    Materials:
    Wood, Velvet
    Width (cm):
    30.5
    Height (cm):
    15
    Depth (cm):
    23
    Price: SOLD

    hampton antiques

    To enquire about this antique simply fill in the form below and we'll send your enquiry on to hampton antiques

    send enquiry

    Hampton Antiques has 113 antiques for sale.
    click here to see them all