Rare and Exotic Shagreen and Pen Shell Footed Box

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Magnificent and rare decorative box or jewelry box covered in exotic shagreen.
All handcrafted and features a mosaic lacquered top comprised of dyed black pen shell. The box features a beautiful curved handle in bronze with shagreen accents, as well as stylized curved and crossed leg design also in shagreen covered bronze. The lid detaches to reveal a rich black velvet interior. Perfect as a jewelry box or as vanity or desk accessory.
Details
In the Style Of
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
20th Century
Period
Late 20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Forged   Bronze
Hand-Crafted   Shagreen
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
5.75 in. H x 13 in. W x 6.25 in. D
15 cm H x 33 cm W x 16 cm D
Dealer Location
Stamford, CT
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
f91101508062831613fs
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1stdibs seller since 2011
Located in Stamford, CT