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A superb 19th century American Federal inlaid figured mahogany liquor chest (decanter box) fitted as a luxurious jewelry and watch box with secret compartments

 

Masterfully converted into a sumptuous jewelry and watch box, with two marbled paper-lined removable and reversible mahogany trays, the first tray featuring six deep watch compartments with black velvet watch pillows, the second shallow tray featuring slate grey velvet-lined compartments for rings, bracelets, cufflinks & necklaces.

 

To top off this truly remarkable box, the interior base houses a velvet-lined spring-loaded secret compartment running the entire width and breadth of the base, which is brilliantly sprung-open using a hidden brass lever.

 

With original working lock and key, and working spring-loaded brass catch for original secret compartment.

 

Measurements:

Of grand proportions, this jewelry & watch casket measures 9 inches wide by 9 inches deep by 10 inches high.

 

Condition:

Pristine, masterfully restored condition.

A superb inlaid mahogany liquor chest fitted as a luxury jewelry and watch box

  • PRICE UPON REQUEST.

    For more information, please contact

    BARASET HOUSE FINE ART

    416 666 6295

    info@barasethouse.com

    www.barasethouse.com

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