British Boxes

Jacques Cartier French Art Deco Sterling Silver and Yellow Enamel Box
Jacques Cartier French Art Deco Sterling Silver...
Jacques Cartier
Early 20th Century British Art Deco Sterling Silver
Enamel, Silver
Rectangular box with engine-turned cover and sides under translucent yellow enamel, the cover incorporating a monogram, on bracket feet, gilt interior. Hallmarks: for 925 silver/ Lo...
English George III Mahogany Tea Caddy
English George III Mahogany Tea Caddy
Antique Early 19th Century English George III Tea Caddies
Mahogany
A fine English mahogany tea caddy with fruitwood inlay from the reign of George III. The interior with two lidded compartments for tea leaves, with the personal touch of a piece of a...
English Art Deco Sterling Silver and Blue Enamel Manicure Necessaire
English Art Deco Sterling Silver and Blue Ename...
Adie Brothers
Vintage 1930s English Art Deco Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver, Enamel
Art Deco sterling silver and enamel necessaire. Made by Adie Brothers in Birmingham in 1933. Cartouche sterling silver box on four open ornamental supports. Cover hinged. Top covered...
Early 19th Century Regency Penwork Box
Early 19th Century Regency Penwork Box
Antique 19th Century English Regency Decorative Boxes
Wood
A 19th century Regency penwork box, with a lovely antique marriage silhouette on the inside lid, England, circa 1830.
19th Century English Victorian Mahogany Veneer Cigar Box Humidor
19th Century English Victorian Mahogany Veneer ...
Antique Late 19th Century British Victorian Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Brass, Mother-of-Pearl, Wood, Mahogany
Decorative mahogany and brass glass fronted cigar case with working lock and key. This lovely piece was produced in England during the late 19th century, circa 1890. As you can se...
Antique English Carved Mother of Pearl Table Box with Key
Antique English Carved Mother of Pearl Table Bo...
Antique Late 19th Century English High Victorian Decorative Boxes
Mother-of-Pearl, Velvet, Wood
Antique English carved mother of pearl table box, with key. Finely carved cushioned top, with a 5" x 3.75" x 1.5" H velvet interior, raised on four bracket feet.
Regency Style Brass-Mounted Leather Cube Trunk
Regency Style Brass-Mounted Leather Cube Trunk
Antique Mid-19th Century English Regency Revival Trunks and Luggage
Brass, Steel, Leather, Wood
Regency style brass-mounted leather cube trunk, wonderfully distressed surface with brass and steel detail, with two brass bail handles, lock present, no key, fitted with a wood inte...
Silver Cigar Box with Enamel Flags
Silver Cigar Box with Enamel Flags
Antique 1890s British Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Silver, Wood
Glorious silver cigar box with enamel yachting flags to the lid, hallmarked Birmingham 1896. The enamel signalling flags to the centre of the lid spell out a message. The right hand ...
Victorian English Sterling Silver Vesta Case with Enamel
Victorian English Sterling Silver Vesta Case wi...
Sampson Mordan & Co.
Antique 1880s English Victorian Boxes
Silver, Sterling Silver, Enamel
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and enamel envelope style vesta case; an addition to our range of collectable silver cases This fine antique Victor...
George III Satinwood Hexagonal Tea-Caddy
George III Satinwood Hexagonal Tea-Caddy
Antique 1810s English George III Tea Caddies
George III satinwood hexagonal tea-caddy with four oval pen-work panels of vases-of-flowers; with inner lid.
Liberty & Co., Sterling Silver and Glass Ice Bucket, Birmingham, 1917
Liberty & Co., Sterling Silver and Glass Ice Bu...
Liberty & Co.
Vintage 1910s British Tea Caddies
Sterling Silver
A sterling silver and glass ice bucket Maker: Liberty & Co Made in Birmingham 1917 Fully hallmarked. Dimensions: Diameter x height 12.8 x 14.5 cm Weight: 1006 grams. Condi...
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Slot Cigar Holder, London, 1898
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Three Slot Ci...
George Nathan & Ridley Hayes
Antique 1890s British Victorian Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Sterling Silver
Antique Victorian sterling silver three slot cigar holder Made in London, 1898 Maker: George Nathan & Ridley Hayes Fully hallmarked. Dimensions - Size : 12.2 x 6 x 1.8 cm We...
19th Century British Mahogany Campaign Writing ...
Antique Mid-19th Century English High Victorian Desks
Brass, Mahogany
Made for campaign purpose, circa 1860 banded in brass for safe carriage. Lovely red flamed Cuban mahogany the brass medallion on the lid is unmarked so not yet personalised! The ...
English Victorian 1870s Tea Caddy with Faux Pai...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Tea Caddies
Brass, Wood
An English Victorian tea caddy from the late 19th century, with faux painted tortoise finish and patinated brass accents. Born during the third quarter of the 19th century during the...
Asprey & Co. English Art Deco Green Shagreen Box
Asprey & Co.
Early 20th Century English Art Deco Decorative Boxes
Shagreen
Polished green shagreen box with bone banding around the top. Stamped ASPREY/ LONDON MADE on leather underneath and impressed LONDON MADE on hinge.
English Enamel Box, circa 1770
Antique 1770s English Decorative Boxes
English enamel box, circa 1770. With miniature cards.
Sterling Silver Cigar Box Birmingham Poston Pro...
Poston Products Ltd
20th Century British Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Sterling Silver, Cedar
Sterling silver cigar box by Birmingham Silversmith Poston Products Ltd. Simplistic cigar box of true quality, the interior is lined with cedar wood to keep the finest cuban ciga...
Antique Carved Faux Tortoiseshell Jewelry Box
Antique Early 1900s English Edwardian Decorative Boxes
Velvet, Lucite, Wood
Information: This impressive jewelry box is beautifully crafted. It is covered with carved plates of realistic looking faux tortoiseshell. The carvings are very detailed and sophist...
Shagreen and Mother of Pearl Jewelry Chest or B...
R&Y Augousti
1990s English Art Deco Cabinets
Shagreen, Mother-of-Pearl, Mahogany
Shagreen, stained wood, and mother of pearl tabletop jewelry chest, stamped R&Y AUGOUSTI – LONDON, circa 1990.
18th Century George II Gold and Bloodstone Etui...
Antique 18th Century English George II Decorative Boxes
Gold
An 18th century George II gold and bloodstone etui case, circa 1760. With diamond push-piece Measures: height 4 in. Mint condition. Very beautiful and high quality object.
19th Century British Coromandel and Inlaid Dres...
Antique Mid-19th Century English High Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Abalone, Mother-of-Pearl, Hardwood
Lovely 19th century British coromandel wood mother of pearl and abalone inlaid dressing table box. Gorgeous 19th century British piece! From circa 1860. The box is a dressing ...
Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian,...
Antique 19th Century English Victorian More Desk Accessories
Oak
This is an antique stationery cabinet, an English, Victorian, oak correspondence chest dating to the turn of the last century, circa 1900. Attractive medullary rays in the grain d...
Exquisite English Mother of Pearl Inlaid Amboyn...
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Decorative Boxes
Mother-of-Pearl, Amboyna
A fabulous and scarce Backgammon board made from highly prized Amboyna wood, the most precious and expensive timber in the world, sought for it's tight curly grain and rich cognac co...
Antique Coromandel and Brass Velvet Lined Jewel...
Antique 19th Century British Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Brass, Macassar
Antique jewelry box veneered in beautiful Coromandel with double strung brass, thick edging, brass escutcheon and lion engraved initial plate, with sprung loaded side drawer. This...
Sterling Silver ‘Horseshoe’ Vesta Case - Antiq...
Unknown
Antique 1870s English Victorian Tobacco Accessories
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver vesta case in the form of a horseshoe; an addition to our equestrian related silverware collection This fine antiqu...
English Sterling Silver Sovereign Case Antique ...
Samuel L. Levi
Vintage 1920s English Other Boxes
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver sovereign case with Scottish interest; an addition to our diverse box and case collection This fine antique George V...
English Sterling Silver ‘Purse’ Vinaigrette, An...
John Lawrence & Co.
Antique 1810s English George III Decorative Boxes
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver vinaigrette in the form of a purse; an addition to our silver boxes collection This antique Georgian silver vinaigre...
Early English Oak Missal Box, circa 1500
Antique 16th Century English Decorative Boxes
Oak
Early English oak missal box, circa 1500 An item previously owned by Robin Bellamy of Witney. Inside the Box is his original invoice for the piece. Shown in the sub image.
Walnut Table Cabinet, English, circa 1670
Antique 17th Century English Cabinets
Walnut
A walnut table cabinet, English, circa 1670; profuse mother of pearl and bone decoration to the doors and the top lid; the doors open to reveal an arrangement of 8 draws; the cabinet...
Georgian Fruitwood Table Cabinet in Form of a F...
Antique 1790s English George III Decorative Boxes
Fruitwood
A lovely late Georgian fruitwood table cabinet in the form of a folly. The centre door shaped as a large country house door with turned knob handles opens to reveal a storage compart...
Antique English Brass Box - Owl with Glass Eyes...
Antique Early 1900s English Edwardian Decorative Boxes
Brass
Always highly sought-after these popular boxes are quite charming with the beautifully cast brass face of a handsome owl crowing the domed lid still retaining his glass eyes. The ...
Antique Nickel Box, Brass Cat with Glass Eyes, ...
Antique Early 1900s English Edwardian Decorative Boxes
Metal
Always highly sought-after these popular boxes are quite charming with the beautifully cast brass face of a lovely cat crowing the centre of the lid, beautifully executed and still r...
19th Century Period Lead Tobacco Jar Decorated ...
Antique 1840s English Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes
The figure head of a native plantation tobacco picker is fixed to the solid lead dome shaped top. The tobacco jar has its original internal lid that is decorated in a chinoiserie fas...
Antique Sterling Silver Gilt and Hardstone Vina...
Sampson Mordan & Co.
Antique 1860s English Victorian Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver gilt and cabochon hardstone vinaigrette made by S. Mordan & Co; an addition to our diverse silver boxes collection. ...
Antique Miniature Sewing Compendium, 19th Century
Antique 19th Century British Victorian Decorative Boxes
Bone, Mahogany
Miniature Sewing Compendium in the form of a Samovar made of solid mahogany with bone handles and ball finial. The top unscrews to reveal various bone sewing tools securely housed in...
Art Deco Style Sterling Silver Gentleman’s Smok...
Garrard & Co. Ltd.
Vintage 1950s English Art Deco Boxes
Silver, Sterling Silver
An exceptional, fine and impressive, large vintage Elizabeth II English sterling silver gentleman’s smoking compendium in the Art Deco style; an addition to smoking related silverwar...
Georgian Mahogany Dressing Box
Antique Early 1800s English Jewelry Boxes
Mahogany
A late 18th-early 19th century Georgian mahogany dressing box. The box has a drawer in the base, a cross banded and inlaid lid with a conch shell in the middle and a pair of brass...
18th Century Sheraton Tea Caddy
Antique Late 18th Century English Tea Caddies
Satinwood
A late 18th century Sheraton satinwood veneered tea caddy. The tea caddy is kingwood crossbanded edges, ebony line stringing and has marquetry inlay to the top of the lid and fron...
English 19th Century Tunbridge Ware Dresser Top...
Tunbridge Ware
Antique 19th Century English Jewelry Boxes
Wood
An English Tunbridge Ware dresser top jewelry box from the 19th century, with inlaid medieval castle décor and deep interior storage. This English jewelry box, typical of the Tunbrid...
Antique Sterling Silver Enamel and Marcasite Ci...
Albert Carter
Vintage 1930s English Other Boxes
Silver, Sterling Silver, Enamel
A fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver, guilloche enamel and marcasite cigarette case; an addition to our diverse silverware collection This fine antique G...
Solid Antique English Shaped Sterling Silver Bo...
Cohen & Charles
Vintage 1910s English George IV Decorative Boxes
This is a really smart box, perfect for either a lady or gentleman. Made from solid English sterling silver the box has a good weight of 4.75 troy ounces / 147.8 grams. The shaped...
Coromandel Jewelry Box Velvet Lined 19th Century
Antique 19th Century British Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Brass, Velvet, Macassar
Dome top Coromandel Jewelry box with engraved brass initial plate and escutcheon. The interior of this jewelry box has its original interior which is lined with blue velvet and b...
Antique Walnut Document Box 17th Century
Antique 17th Century English Charles II Decorative Boxes
Walnut
An English Charles II fine carved walnut document or bible box, end 17th century. The lid retaining an iron hasp. The front, the back and sides all carved with arcaded panels. In goo...
Antique 18th Century Creamware Covered Box
Antique 1780s English Rococo Pottery
Creamware
A sweet 18th century English creamware covered box. Decorated with well painted sprigs of flowers on the cover and along the sides of the circular box (see images). A sprig of spri...
Asprey & Co. English Art Deco Green Shagreen Box
Asprey International Limited
Early 20th Century British Art Deco Boxes
Bone, Shagreen
Polished shagreen box with banding around top and sides by Asprey, London. Stamped: "ASPREY/ LONDON MADE" on leather underneath, hinge stamped "LONDON MADE". *Variety of other En...
Antique Thuya Jewelry Box, 19th Century
Antique 19th Century British Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Brass, Wood, Tulipwood
Antique jewelry box veneered in Thuya wood with Tulipwood crossbanding and brass edging, escutcheon and ornate engraved initial plate.  Once unlocked the lid can be lifted which a...
English Victorian Sterling Silver Playing Card ...
Stokes & Ireland Ltd
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Decorative Boxes
Silver
A fabulous late Victorian playing card box made from solid sterling silver fully hallmarked for the highly collectable Chester assay office and the year 1899; the makers initials are...
Hexagonal Arts & Crafts Shagreen casket, Englis...
Antique 19th Century English Decorative Boxes
Hexagonal Arts & Crafts shagreen casket with bronze mounts, England, circa 1890. With a hinged lid featuring a raised flat hexagonal top, surrounded by a decorative bronze mount, eac...
George III Mahogany Inlaid Casket
Antique 1810s English George III Decorative Boxes
George III mahogany inlaid casket This George III mahogany inlaid casket was made circa 1820 The box opens to reveal an open storage area. The interior with hand marbled paper with...
Beginning of 19th Century Admiral Nelson Vinaig...
Matthew Linwood
Antique Early 1800s English George IV Historical Memorabilia
Vermeil, Sterling Silver
Rectangular memorial vinaigrette in sterling silver and interior in vermeil. Lid with hinge representing an engraved portrait of Amiral Horatio, first Vicomte Nelson in an ovale fra...
Coromandel Vanity Box, circa 1900
Early 20th Century English Decorative Boxes
Silver, Mother-of-Pearl, Velvet, Wood
English c.1900 A stunning Coromandel vanity box. Lined in a stunning red velvet. Holds a set of silver topped, glass, bottles as well as a vanity tools set with mother of pearl ha...
Fine Large Antique English Jewellery Box with C...
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Jewelry Boxes
A fabulous large late Victorian jewelry box made from walnut with brass fittings including two side handles, all professionally polished to gleam. The top of the dome lid has a sm...
R&Y Augousti Sliced Penshell/Coconut Shell Lidd...
R&Y Augousti
Late 20th Century English Decorative Boxes
Wood
This great 2-part sculptural unusual lidded box has an ebonized wood handle. This is one of R&Y Augousti earliest works that is stamped London on the underside. The colors of the she...
Fine Quality Antique English Engraved Biscuit B...
William Hutton & Sons
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Decorative Boxes
Silver Plate, Glass
The photographs of this grand biscuit box do not do the piece justice. The glass and silver plated fittings (including the footed base) are all fitted together, the base holding the ...
Antique English Sterling Silver Ring Box for Th...
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Sterling Silver
A lovely late Victorian ring box with an attractive repousse fluted decoration incorporating a vacant oval cartouche to the top. The silver is fully hallmarked for Birmingham 1898...
Asprey of London Vanity Box
Asprey & Co.
Early 20th Century English Decorative Boxes
Silver, Velvet, Wood
English, circa 1900 A stunning coromandel vanity box, by Asprey of London. Lined in a rich blue velvet and holds a set of silver topped, glass bottles. The vanity box possesse...
19th Century Domed Tea Caddy with Brass Inlay f...
Antique 1860s English Victorian Tea Caddies
Wood
19th century domed tea caddy box with brass inlay from England.

Charming Antique English Sterling Silver Ring Box, 1905

By Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
Charming Antique English Sterling Silver Ring B...
Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders and James Francis Hollings Shepherd
Antique Early 1900s English Edwardian Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
A charming little Edwardian ring box made from English sterling silver with a hammered decoration to the top of the lid surrounding a vacant circular cartouche. The box stands on ...
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