No missing or replaced timber on the box. The tray is also original and in good order and fits in place with no issues. The tray fits in nice and smoothly with its original fabric pull tabs although these are very worn. The original tray is in good order with wear as expected on the original fabric. The tray is lined in the original velvet fabric in good order for its great age.
The silk padded fabric drop down compartment inside the lid is also original and in good order with minor marks and no tears. The flap drops down easily. Inlaid with the original solid brass central cartouche and keyhole escutcheon.
A really superb early box in great restored order. The internal tray is original to the box. All the tools look original in pretty good order and complete as far as we can tell.
Its always difficult to tell with these sets. It looks much better than you see in the pictures. Beneath the box has also been lined in velvet to stop any. YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED WITH THIS BOX.
ALL OUR BOXES ARE QUITE UNIQUE WITH HIGH QUALITY INTERIORS. All our boxes come with after care instruction.
We take a lot of pride and care in what we do. Box retains the original brass lock, original hinges, and top catch. Comes complete with a silk tassel and Victorian key that FULLY LOCKS the box. The lid opens fully to reveal a wonderful interior.
Beneath the box has also been lined velvet to stop any scratched to other surfaces. A superb box, and would make a fantastic gift.
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.
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 a lot of pride and care in what we do, and have been dealers and restorers for over thirty years. Packed weight is 1.4 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. ALL OUR ANTIQUE BOXES MAKE GREAT GIFTS.
WONDERFUL BOX THAT HAS MANY USES. The item "19C ANTIQUE SOLID MAHOGANY TECHNICAL DRAWING BOX WONDERFUL INTERIOR" is in sale since Friday, February 19, 2021. 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.