Antique Sewing Box With Key Original Interior MOP Inlay George Austin of Dublin
Beautiful antique sewing box by the well known George Austin of St Andrew's Street, Dublin. Rosewood veneer with floral mother of pearl Inlay. Beautiful original pink silk interior with lidded compartments, secret pull down compartment, and lift out tray with storage space underneath. Condition: general signs of age and use over the years such as knocks, dings, and surface scratches, marks to the silk interior and paper, one mother of pearl lid button missing. Long crack across the lid. Some signs of previous repairs: lid crack and small piece of mother of pearl inlay around the escutcheon have been repaired using wood filler? Otherwise generally in very good condition for its age. See all photos for more details and condition.
Measurements: width: 28cm, depth: 20cm, 11cm. This is completely out of my control. Tracking details will be provided and I will help where possible. Thank you for your patience. The item "Antique Sewing Box With Key Original Interior MOP Inlay George Austin of Dublin" is in sale since Thursday, September 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes".n" and is located in Ashford, Kent. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Sub-Type: Rosewood
- Antique: Yes
- Style/ Period: Victorian
- Original/Repro: Original
- Product: Boxes
- Product Sub-Type: Sewing Boxes
- Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Age: 1850-1899