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19th Century Biedermeier Sewing or Jewelry Box, Mahogany with Maple Inlays



Biedermeier sewing or jewelry box Baden-Württemberg Mahogany, Maple Biedermeier, circa 1830 Dimensions: H x W x D, 15 x 40 x 28 cm Description: Rectangular box veneered in mahogany. Thread inlays of maple are in beautiful contrast to the dark wood and give the individual surfaces a structure. star shaped marquetry on the lid. Inside we find an insert with compartmentalization. The upper edges are ebonized. Under the insert there is a large hidden compartment. Condition: Restored, hand polished with shellac. The lock works, the key is reproduced. Comparable objects can be found in the reference book: Rainer Haaff - Biedermeier Worlds S. 284.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 5.91 in. (15 cm)Width: 15.75 in. (40 cm)Depth: 11.03 in. (28 cm)
  • Style
    Biedermeier (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Restored, hand polished with shellac. The lock works, the key is reproduced.
  • Seller Location
    Greven, DE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5419221350352

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Greven, Germany
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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