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    antique boxes

    Antique boxes, very collectable and with so many uses from gun powder to tea, jewellery and money. It's a must for any antique collector to have a few fabulous boxes.

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    • #9845 A Victorian Arch Top Burr Walnut Country House Post Letters Box with 8 Day Timepiece.

      #9845 A Victorian Arch Top Burr Walnut Country House Post Letters Box with 8 Day Timepiece.

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      A rare & attractive Victorian Burr Walnut Domestic Post Box on a splayed base with an eight day lever timepiece and shuttered posting slot engraved LETTERS, the door in front with a glass window showing...

      £4,250.00

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    • #9842 Leuchars & Son A mid-19th Century Burgundy Morocco Leather Bi-Fold Writing Box

      #9842 Leuchars & Son A mid-19th Century Burgundy Morocco Leather Bi-Fold Writing Box

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      LEUCHARS & SON, 38 & 39 PICCADILLY, LONDON* A Very Fine Burgundy Morocco Leather bi-fold Writing Box C1865 by this eminent maker, in three sections with a central handle and a pair of self supporting...

      £695.00

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    • George IV Sarcophagus Tea Caddy

      George IV Sarcophagus Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1820, George IV sarcophagus shaped mahogany, kingwood, ebony and boxwood banded tea caddy. The top which is framed in ebony with kingwood and walnut banding, and has a hinge lid that opens to show...

      £675.00

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    • Early Georgian Mahogany Tea Caddy

      Early Georgian Mahogany Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1720s, early Georgian tea caddy in finely grained Spanish mahogany with boxwood line inlay. The pagoda shaped lid with original cast brass foliate loop handle opens to a fitted interior, and it is all...

      £380.00

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    • LATE 1800'S ENGLISH DOUGH BOX

      LATE 1800'S ENGLISH DOUGH BOX

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A very old English dough box, recently stripped to the bare wood with lots of character and charm. Dough boxes were used to warm the flour in winter if it had come in from a...

      £327.00

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    • #8943 Stuart Cunningham Macaskie. An Edwardian Letters Patent Document & Seal in a ‘Wickwar’ Red ...

      #8943 Stuart Cunningham Macaskie. An Edwardian Letters Patent Document & Seal in a ‘Wickwar’ Red ...

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      WICKWAR, Manufacturer, POLAND STREET, LONDON An Edwardian Letters Patent Document on vellum, together with a double sided wax seal in its black laquered tin box, contained in a red morocco leather covered box with original...

      £1,850.00

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    • Leather Covered Camphor Wood Trunk

      Leather Covered Camphor Wood Trunk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1810, Cantonese leather covered camphor wood trunk. With close studding to the leather on its fore-edges, ad a central oval panel in studs with initials ‘JS’. There is a circular pull to lift the...

      £800.00

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    • #9838 A Victorian Black Morocco Leather Covered Parliamentary Despatch Box.  Ref: 9838

      #9838 A Victorian Black Morocco Leather Covered Parliamentary Despatch Box. Ref: 9838

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      A fine Victorian Parliamentary Black Morocco Leather Covered Despatch Box, the chamfered lid mounted with a substantial brass swing handle, and bearing the Royal Insignia of Queen Victoria with the name GEORGE CULLEY ESq. The...

      £1,500.00

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    • #9636 A Large Victorian Oak Documents Box with Brass Side Handles & Corners.

      #9636 A Large Victorian Oak Documents Box with Brass Side Handles & Corners.

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      A Large Victorian Documents Box with brass side handles and corners. A flush brass plate in the lid bears the faint inscription J.H. Campagne, Ionic Lodge 275. Inside it is lined with dark blue felt...

      £695.00

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    • Victorian Dome Top Tea Caddy

      Victorian Dome Top Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1840, Victorian domed-top figured walnut tea caddy with extensive engraved ormolu and bone mounts. It has a fitted interior with ebony knobs to lids. Stock No. 26865

      £175.00

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    • Victorian Indian Rosewood Fitted Trunk

      Victorian Indian Rosewood Fitted Trunk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1850, rare mid Victorian Indian Rosewood brass mounted, fitted trunk in the colonial style. The rectangular top with extensive foliate brass inlay and moulded rim opens to a finely fitted, removable interior with carved...

      £725.00

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    • George III Serpentine Front Knife Box

      George III Serpentine Front Knife Box

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1770, George III, serpentine front mahogany knife box. The sloping lid with shell inlay opens to its original inlaid, fitted interior. It has a boxwood escutcheon and to the exterior are oval-shaped handmade brass...

      £550.00

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    • #9833 An Early 19th Century Brass Bound Radial Edged Cuban Mahogany Box C1820.

      #9833 An Early 19th Century Brass Bound Radial Edged Cuban Mahogany Box C1820.

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      An Early 19th Century Brass Bound Solid Cuban Mahogany box with radial edges and campaign side handles. A central brass plaque shows an engraved lion's head above a crown with the initials C.M.L. in old...

      £795.00

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    • antique writing slope box

      antique writing slope box

      breedon antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Quality slope, brass inlaid walnut carcass reasonable condition needs key to the expensive locking system leather split as usual has secret compartments will need very little restoration to make this one of the best. Sizes...

      £395.00

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    • 19th Century burr walnut writing slope

      19th Century burr walnut writing slope

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      19th Century burr walnut writing slope / box, when opened there are various compartments, a pen tray, two ink wells and a calendar, there is also a drawer in the frieze. Lovely quality. Circa 1870.

      £680.00

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    • #9797 J.C. Vickery. An Edwardian Oak Rotating Drum Country House Post Letter Box.

      #9797 J.C. Vickery. An Edwardian Oak Rotating Drum Country House Post Letter Box.

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      J.C. VICKERY. TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. 179, 181, 183 REGENT STREET. W. A Rare Golden Oak Rotating Drum Country House Post Letter Box C1900 with bevelled glass windows and...

      £5,850.00

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    • Superb Ladies Jewellery Vanity Box

      Superb Ladies Jewellery Vanity Box

      john howkins antiques, hempnall green, united kingdom

      A superb Victorian English travelling vanity case in beautiful coromandel wood having protective polished brass edging and 2 lines of brass stinging with blank chased brass cartouche. The box opens to reveal wonderful chased brass...

      £1,150.00

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    • Madeira Award Winning Inlaid Box

      Madeira Award Winning Inlaid Box

      john howkins antiques, hempnall green, united kingdom

      A rare inlaid jewellery box from Portuguese Madeira made by the award winning Antonio Jose D’Abreu. The box lid inlaid with many local and imported timbers and opens to an boxwood lift out tray with...

      £425.00

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    • 19th Century mahogany apothecary box

      19th Century mahogany apothecary box

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      19th Century mahogany apothecary box of good proportions, with original brass swan neck carrying handles at the sides, the hinged top opening to reveal various compartments with glass jars of various sizes, the front of...

      £1,500.00

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    • Late George IV Rosewood Sarcophagus Tea Caddy

      Late George IV Rosewood Sarcophagus Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1830, Late George IV rosewood sarcophagus shape tea caddy. It has a shaped top with various mouldings, and opens to reveal a pair of hinged containers either side of a circular aperture (originally for...

      £725.00

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    • Victorian Burr Walnut and Brass Tea Caddy

      Victorian Burr Walnut and Brass Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, Victorian burr walnut and brass strapped tea caddy. The domed top has a lid with decorative brass section held in place by 5 round studs and foliate casting. There are 2 divisions inside...

      £225.00

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    • #9818 Viscountess Lewisham. An Edwardian Wickwar Red Leather Despatch Box C 1910

      #9818 Viscountess Lewisham. An Edwardian Wickwar Red Leather Despatch Box C 1910

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      WICKWAR, MANUFACTURER, POLAND STREET, LONDON A small Red Leather Despatch Box C1910, the bevelled lid with central recessed handle and embossed VISCOUNTESS LEWISHAM* below a Viscountess's coronet, the black leather lined interior with raised sides...

      £475.00

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    • Rosewood and Mother of Pearl Tea Caddy

      Rosewood and Mother of Pearl Tea Caddy

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1840, mother-of-pearl inlaid and rosewood tea caddy. The sarcophagus shaped caddy with domed top has extensive floral mother-of-pearl inlay. With rosewood ring turned handles at the sides and all sitting on neat bun feet....

      £550.00

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    • #9728 A Small Late Victorian Octagonal Oak Country House Pillar Post Box

      #9728 A Small Late Victorian Octagonal Oak Country House Pillar Post Box

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      A small Late Victorian Country House Octagonal Oak Pillar Post Box, C 1890, raised on a splayed plinth, the shuttered postal slot engraved LETTERS in red, with times of collection displayed behind glass in a...

      £3,250.00

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    • Oak and EPNS Mounted Writing Slope

      Oak and EPNS Mounted Writing Slope

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Dated 1902, oak and EPNS mounted writing slope. With solid oak hinged top, chamfered corners and a presentation plaque to the centre stating ‘Reading College, To Douglas A. Gilchrist, Esquire, BSc From the past and...

      £500.00

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