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Ladies tortoiseshell aide memoire inlaid with silver and gold
Located in East Geelong, VIC
The front and rear tortoiseshell covers of this very good quality ladies aide memoire are held within an engraved gold frame. Inlaid to both covers is a rectangle of twisted silver w...
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European Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Tortoise Shell

French 19th c Paper Covered Box With Mother & Children Diorama Under Glass Top
Located in valatie, NY
French 19th c Paper Covered Box With Mother and Children in a Three Dimensional Diorama Under the Glass Top, Portraying "Spring." The paper box has a slide drawer. These boxes were m...
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Glass, Wood, Paper

19th Century Victorian Majolica Bird Box Joseph Holdcroft
Located in Austin, TX
19th Century Victorian Majolica cobalt box with a bird handle and white flowers Joseph Holdcroft. Very rare shape box.  
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

19th Century Napoleon III Walnut Veneer and Brass Marquetry Liquor Cellar
Located in LEGNY, FR
Very nice Napoleon III liquor cellar made with walnut veneer and beautiful brass marquetry on the top. Carafe and glasses made with Saint Louis Crystal and in very good condition. ...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Crystal, Brass

Antique French Ormolu Casket Turquoise Carnelian & Tigers-eye 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a truly magnificent and substantial antique French luxury ormolu casket, circa 1880 in date. This exceptional casket is rectangular in shape with a domed top and features...
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French Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Ormolu

Antique Victorian circa 1880 Chinese Chinoiserie Lacquered Sewing Table Work Box
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely circa 1880 hand made Chinese Chinoiserie work / sewing table with silk lining. A very good looking and well made piece, the finish i...
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Chinese Chinoiserie Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Wood

Pair of English Tea Canisters 19th Century
Located in Stamford, CT
Circa 1880s pair of English tea canisters in tin. The canisters feature a green painted surface with gilded "B" and "D" accent letters. Made in England. Please note of wear consisten...
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English Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Tin

English Mahogany Gun Box
Located in Wilson, NC
English mahogany gun box, with original central brass lift pull on the top, double sliding locking mechanisms on the front. The interior retains the top felt with paper maker's label...
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English Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

19th Century Napoleon III Decorative Box inlaid with Stones and Bronze Mounts
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Antique decorative wooden box. Beautifully decorated with copper and bronze elements and round cut stones (tiger eye). The box is made of black lacquered wood (pine). The interior is...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Bronze

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Cigarette Case
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and enamel cigarette case; an addition to our range of silver boxes and cases. This exceptional antiq...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver, Enamel

Small Antique English Letter / Postal Scale by Sampson Mordan
Located in Bath, GB
A good small pair of letter scales by the very famous Sampson Mordan, the most highly sought-after maker, signed on the front, S.Mordan & Co. London. The base is made from Oak and...
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British Late Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

Two Decorative 19th Century Black Forest Cottages
Located in Martlesham, GB
Two decorative 19th Century black forest cottages with each roof lifting up to reveal compartment space, both cottages are in very good condition. Circa 1880.
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Swiss Black Forest Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Walnut

Exceptional 19th Century Inlaid Jewelry Box
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Beautiful intricate inlaid exotic wood jewelry box with tray and oval mirror. Eight sided ebony star decoration with smooth corners. Has working key.
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English Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Mirror, Wood

Hinged and Footed Old Paris Porcelain Bombé Shaped White Glazed Box
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Large Old Paris Porcelain box with a white glaze in the form of a bombé commode. The top panel is of a nude woman with two dogs. The front panel is of frollicking putti's. The nic...
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French Louis XV Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Metal

Late 19th Century Desktop Tambour Letter Storage Box
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique box for letters / documents with a roller shutter door. The box is made of wood. In good condition, the tambour door opens smoothly. Made in France, circa 1880-1890.
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French Belle Époque Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Wood

19th Century Mosaic Marquetry Jewelry Box Sorrento Napoli, C1880
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Amazing Marquetry and inlay on this Sorrento Napoli Box C1880. There is craftsmanship of the highest caliber all over this box. Box front drops down to reveal inside completely cover...
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Italian Baroque Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

English Battersea Box Depicting Gentlemen on Hobbyhorses
Located in Tampa, FL
A 19th century English Battersea box depicting gentlemen on hobbyhorses.
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English Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Enamel

19th Century Italian Writing Box with Macassar Veneer and Silver Mounts
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique writing slope case. The chest is veneered with Macassar wood. Decorated with silver mounts. The interior is made of birdseed maple wood. The slope has a dark blue v...
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Italian Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

'Queen Anne' Design Victorian Antique Sterling Silver Biscuit Box by Barnards
Located in London, London
Hallmarked in London in 1889 by Barnards, this attractive Victorian, antique, sterling silver biscuit box, has swirled and sunken half fluting, in the Queen Anne style. It has a flus...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

Antique Ivory Inlaid Cribbage Board and Box for Cards, Scotland 1880 1970
Located in Vancouver, BC
Antique Bone Inlaid Cribbage Board And Box For Cards, Scotland 1880 1970 Scotland 1880 Solid Birds Eye Maple Original finish Bone inlay to the lift up box Reveals open space for d...
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Scottish Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Maple

Beautiful 'Japanese Fan' Aesthetic Design Silver Plated Biscuit Box, C. 1880
Located in London, London
Made circa 1880, this stunning, Antique Silver Plated Biscuit Box, is modelled to resemble a Japanese fan, and is opened by twisting the handle at the top. The biscuit box measur...
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English Aesthetic Movement Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver Plate

19th Century Desktop Tambour Letter Storage Box
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique box for letters / documents with a roller shutter door. The box is made of mahogany wood and above the foot is a bronze profiled frame. The box is in good condition...
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French Belle Époque Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

Antique Decorative Box Walnut with Brass inlay Monogram
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique wooden box. It is a square model, the box is veneered with walnut, on the lid is a refined inlay of etched copper. The interior is lined with yellow silk fabric. T...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

19th Century, Antique Victorian 1880 Sterling Silver Boar Vesta Box
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A magnificent, fine and impressive, rare antique Victorian English sterling silver vesta box modelled in the form of a boar; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection Th...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

19th Century Napoleon III Jewelry Box
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful and elegant antique French Jewelry box from the Napoleon III style period. The box is made of black ebonised wood, inlaid with brass and burl wood. The box has a removable ...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Copper

1880s, European Sterling Silver Box
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Solid sterling European box. 4.25 ounces. Sun, basket of fruit, flowers adorn the top of the box. Gold wash inside.
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

Antique Victorian 1883 Aesthetic Style Sterling Silver Card Case
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver card case made in the Aesthetic style; an addition to our range of silver boxes and cases. This excep...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver, Sterling Silver

Antique Portugese Cutlery Box Coromandel 1880
Located in Potters Bar, GB
- Wonderful antique Portugese knife or cutlery box - Hand crafted from coromandel and we date to circa 1880 - Come view in our Canonbury Antiques Hertfordshire showroom - Viewings...
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Boxwood

19th Century Napoleon III Wood Marquetry Teacaddy
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
A refined antique French tea caddy from the end of Napoleon III. The box is beautifully inlaid with different types of wood and brass, outside around a bronze rim. Inside two tea box...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass, Bronze

19th Century Victorian Jewelry Box
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique Victorian jewelery box. The box is made of wood, covered with paper machee, lacquered black and inlaid with a mosaic of mother-of-pearl. Painted with gold colored d...
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British Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Wood, Paper

1880s Mother of Pearl Hand Painted Box
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1880s Hand painted box with mother of Pearl adornment. Purchased from an East Hampton estate.
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Wood

Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Suitcase Vesta Case
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive, rare antique Victorian English sterling silver vesta case in the form of a suitcase; an addition to our Victorian silverware collection This e...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

Antique English Victorian Sterling Silver Horse Race Box
By William Thomas Wright & Frederick Davies
Located in New York, NY
Victorian sterling silver box. Made by William Thomas Wright & Frederick Davis in London in 1885. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged with tapering tab. Engraved r...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Sterling Silver

Sterling Heart Box
Located in Brooklyn, NY
We are happy to offer you this sterling silver and crystal heart shaped box. The lid is sterling silver and has fancy raised work around the edge with a hand engraved Old English “N”...
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English Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Crystal, Sterling Silver

19th Century Primitive Antique Wooden Box from Spain
Located in Kawaguchi city, Saitama
Circa 1880's / Spain Size W 840 D 410 H 350 mm From 19th century, Spanish antique box. The original primitive shape and expression of age. It is recommended for use as storage, but ...
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Spanish Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Wood

Antique Napoleon III Game box with Brass and Burl Wood Marquetry
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Beautiful antique game box from the French Napoleon III period. The box is made of various types of wood marquetry inlaid with brass trims. This box shows the fine craftsmanship of t...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Copper

19th Century Arts & Crafts Pewter Copper Glas Wood Decorative Box
Located in Munich, DE
It was a great pleasure to find this rare Arts & Crafts pewter and copper box. The copper applications are decorated with green and blue glas cabochons. The wooden carcass is covered...
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English Arts and Crafts Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Copper, Pewter

Outstanding Games Box in Burl Walnut, Brass and Malachite, c.1880
Located in Bath, GB
A stunning English Victorian Games / playing card box made from Burl Walnut mounted with impressive polished brass mounts beautifully detailed, and in turn, inset with polished green...
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British Late Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Malachite, Brass

Enamel Trinket Box by Samson of Paris
Located in East Geelong, VIC
This serpentine shaped enamel trinket box is attributed to the firm of Samson of Paris. Samson are well known for producing replicas (or fakes if you are feeling less generous) of ma...
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French George II Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Enamel

Unusual Carved Walnut Wood Inkwell from France, Circa 1880
Located in Dallas, TX
Hand-carved from walnut in France, circa 1880, this unusual inkwell features foliate and floral motifs. A flip-top lid adorned with a pair of bas relief flowers tops the central pen ...
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French Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Walnut

Burl Walnut Cigar Box Humidor with Brass Tracery, English, circa 1880
Located in Banner Elk, NC
Burl walnut Ciar box humidor with intricate brass tracery, English, circa 1880. Dimensions: D 7.75”, W 10.75”, H 4.75”.
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Brass

French Antique Casket with Four Baccarat Perfume Scent Bottles
Located in London, GB
A late 19th century French ebonised and brass inlaid scent bottle casket Of shaped rectangular outline, the hinged lid concealing four gilt decorated clear glass bottles and stoppers...
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European Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

Materials

Glass, Wood

19th Century Thai Solid Silver & Enamel Box, Xiang He, Bangkok, c.1880
By Xiang He
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
19th century Thai silver & enamel box, of traditional form, decorated throughout with stylized leaves and flowers on a dark blue and green enamelled ground. Hallmarked Chinese export...
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Thai Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver, Enamel

Russian Silver Smoking Set, Grachev, St. Petersburg, c.1880
Located in Braintree, GB
Russian silver smoking set, retailed by Grachev, St. Petersburg, c.1880 "Smoke like a tsar" this one of the most luxurious smoking sets you'll find on the market. It's all crafte...
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Russian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver, Sterling Silver

Rare Miniature Gilt Bronze and Enamel Salon
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Rare miniature gilt bronze and enamel salon, consisting of a small sofa, two armchairs, two chairs, a fire screen and a centre table serving as a music box, the enamelled plates are ...
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Austrian Napoleon III Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Bronze, Enamel

Victorian Silver Plated Biscuit Box by Cooper Brothers & Sons, circa 1880
Located in London, London
Made circa 1880 by Cooper Brothers & Sons, this attractive, Victorian, antique silver plate biscuit box, is rectangular in shape, and features a cut class body, engraved decoration t...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver Plate

Victorian Silver Plated Biscuit Box by William Hutton & Sons, Circa 1890
Located in London, London
Made circa 1890 by William Hutton & Sons, this attractive, Victorian, Antique Silver Plate Biscuit Box, is rectangular in shape, and features engraved decoration to the lid, an ornat...
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English Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver Plate

1880s English Wood and Brass Overlay Card Box
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1880s English wood and brass overlay card box.
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wood

Sevres Porcelain Cobalt Blue Ground Watteau Lovers Scene Bombay form Box, Signed
Located in New York, NY
A fabulous French Louis XVI style Sevres Porcelain cobalt blue Ground Watteau Lovers Scene Bombay form jewel box and cover, Signed by the Artist. Of cartouche form with bombay shaped...
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French Louis XVI Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Porcelain

19th Century Box in Lather and Silk
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Beautiful glove box from the end of the 19th century, entirely sheathed in leather with a beveled glass on the cover. The interior is covered with a padded blue silk.
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French Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Leather, Silk, Glass

Cast Iron and Brass Crab Box
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A rare form from the late 19th century Beautiful original surface Faceted green glass eyes.   
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American Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

Materials

Brass

Russian 88 Silver 1887 Filigree Spice Besamim Box
Located in Toledo, OH
Russian 88 silver 1887 filigree spice Besamim box. Rectangular form with floral finial. 48.7 grams. Very nice condition. Dimensions: 1.5" depth x 2" W x 1.25" H.
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European Victorian Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Silver

Large 19th Century French Pink Opaline Silvered Bonze Mounted Jewelry Box
Located in New York, NY
An extremely large 19th century Louis XVI style french silvered bonze mounted pink opalescent dore bronze mounted jewelry box. This box is truly amazing in both size and appearance. ...
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French Louis XVI Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Crystal, Bronze

Extremley Large French Green Opaline & Bonze Jewelry Box w/ Raised 24-Karat Gold
Located in New York, NY
An extremely large 19th century Louis XVI Style French doré bonze mounted green spinach jade color opalescent opaline and doré bronze mounted jewelry box adorned with raised 24-karat...
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French Louis XVI Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Crystal, Bronze

Switzerland Mahogany Ebonized Hinged Music Box with Three Cylinders, C. 1880
Located in Charleston, SC
Rare Switzerland mahogany & ebonized hinged music box with the original crank, three interior paper labels, and cylinders. Music box is stamped by maker and is In working condition, ...
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Swiss Biedermeier Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

Materials

Steel

19th Century French Ormolu and Glass Table Wedding Casket
Located in London, GB
This is a delightful antique French ormolu and glass mounted rectangular wedding casket circa 1880 in date. This wonderful casket, is ornamented with ormolu floral motifs and mounte...
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French Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Ormolu

Black Forest Hinged Table Box
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Expertly hand carved Swiss Black Forest hand carved table box. The hinged lid with floral and vine decoration over a carved bottom with ivy motif feet.
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Swiss Black Forest Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

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Walnut

19th Century Painted Dome Top Box With Mother of Pearl
Located in Tarrytown, NY
19th century painted dome top box with mother of pearl.
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Antique 1880s Decorative Boxes

Materials

Wood

Charles Faraday & Samuel Davey decorative boxes for sale on 1stDibs

Samuel Davey & Charles Faraday decorative boxes are available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive objects are frequently made of sterling silver and designed with extraordinary care. There are many options in our collection of decorative boxes Charles Faraday & Samuel Davey, although beige editions of this piece are particularly popular. In-stock we have 1 vintage editions of these items, while there is also 0 modern edition to choose from. Many of Charles Faraday's original decorative boxes were created in the Victorian style in the United Kingdom during the 19th century. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider decorative boxes by and . The prices for Charles Faraday's decorative boxes can vary depending upon size, time period and other attributes. The price for these items starts at $1,856 and tops out at $1,856, while pieces like these can sell for $1,856 on average.

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