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Vintage Abalone and Brass Decorative Box Midcentury

US$285 per item

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Beautiful brass plated abalone seashell square box with wood lined compartment. Stamped underneath “Taxco Mexico" a region of Mexico known for their unique and one of a kind metal works. The patina adds a grounding element to the glistening and multi color abalone shells. The design of a fish head in brass appears on the lid adding extra artistry to such a unique piece. One long hinge along lid allows it to open and close with ease. Incredible piece to add to your organic modern decor. Vintage item circa 1960s.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 1 in. (2.54 cm)Width: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)Depth: 3.5 in. (8.89 cm)
  • Style
    Organic Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Any questions regarding this item, please ask.
  • Seller Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Vintage Abalone and Brass Decorative Box Midcentury1stDibs: LU936624499832

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Ships From: San Diego, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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