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Large Vintage Italian Capodimonte Porcelain Box
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning large vintage Italian Capodimonte porcelain box. This lovely Italian Capodimonte decorative box, jewel casket, or jewelry box is hand decorated in an unusual color palette w...
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Italian Classical Roman Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Porcelain

French 1940s Modernist Brass Box with Gilt Decor
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stunning French 1940s decorative box. Geometric square shape with modernist design. Quality brass metal with industrial-like dark brown original patina. Decorative gilded brass carve...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal, Brass

Majolica French Ceramic Cow Tureen Caugant
Located in The Hills, TX
French ceramic cow tureen circa 1940 signed Caugant.
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French French Provincial Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Ceramic, Faience

Brass Heart Shaped Vintage Hinged Box with Fold Down Handle
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Interesting heart shaped hinged box in brass with a dfold down handle. What makes it interesting is that it is obviously handcrafted. Measures: Height-3 1/2" Width-6 1/8" Depth-6 1/4".
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Unknown Romantic Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Herman Bergman, Box, Stockholm, 1940
Located in Stockholm, SE
Box in pewter and brass by Herman Bergman Konstgjuteri, Stockholm 1940 (O8). Figurative motifs. Wood insert.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass, Pewter

Japanese Pagoda Trinket Box
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-289 handmade Japanese pagoda shaped trinket box made from walnut and oak with brass supporting the handle.
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Japanese Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Hardwood

Folk Art, Hand Executed Modernist, Art Deco Airplane /Trinket Box
Located in Buffalo, NY
Folk Art, hand executed modernist, Art deco Airplane sculpture with hand built and painted trinket box.
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American Folk Art Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood, Wood

1940s German Silver and Enamel Card Case
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A fine vintage German silver and enamel card case; part of our boxes and cases collection. This fine German vintage card case has a rectangular book shaped form. The anterior s...
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German Other Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver, Enamel

1940s Antique Austrian Sterling Silver and Enamel Compact
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Austrian sterling silver and enamel compact with mirror; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection. This exceptional antique ...
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Austrian Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver, Enamel

Italian Florentine Paint Decorated Gilded Waste Paper Basket Trash Can
Located in Swedesboro, NJ
This is a gorgeous Florentine waste paper basket that is perfect for am office or even a powder room. The dimensions are 14 inches tall x 11 inches wide x 9 inches. Dates to the 1940s.
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Italian Aubusson Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Beech

Tall Florentine Paint Decorated Gilded Italian Waste Paper Basket Trash Can
Located in Swedesboro, NJ
This is a gorgeous Florentine waste paper basket. Measures 21 tall x 13 wide x 9 deep.
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Italian Adam Style Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Beech

Exquisite Jacaranda Jewelry Chest by Joaquim Tenreiro
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Exquisite Jacaranda jewelry chest by Joaquim Tenreiro, with original lock and key. Joaquim Tenreiro (1906–1992) was among the leading furniture designers and visual artists in mid...
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Brazilian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Swedish Porcelain Box by Wilhelm Kage for Gustavsberg
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wilhelm Kåge, Argenta Ceramic box for Gustavsberg. Sweden, 1940s. Signed. Silver decoration over glazed porcelain. Complementary delivery in the Los Angeles / Beverly Hills area. Pi...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver

Line Vautrin, 'Ophélie'
Located in Paris, FR
Box made of silvered bronze, signed Line Vautrin, size: 8 x 10 x 3 cm.  
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Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Needlepoint Box on Stand, Dorothy Draper
Located in Riverdale, NY
Attractive needlepoint box on stand with burgundy velvet sides which comes from a Dorothy Draper designed interior in Purchase NY. Box is lined in cream brocade and velvet is nicely ...
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North American Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood

George VI Sterling Silver and Enamel Cigarette Case by A Wilcox
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive vintage George VI English sterling silver and enamel cigarette case; an addition to our collectable silverware collection. This exceptional vinta...
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British Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver, Enamel

Art Deco Hand Carved Mahogany Three-Drawer Jewelry Chest / Storage Compartment
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Petite, handcrafted mahogany chest with three drawers, (circa 1940s, USA). Carved of stained mahogany with wooden inlaid design present on the front to resemble a face (subtle detail...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Mahogany

Vintage Korean Reverse Painted Ox Horn Brass Jewelry Cabinet, 1940s
Located in Austin, TX
A wonderful vintage Korean brass jewelry cabinet with inset reverse painted ox horn panels, 1940s. The jewelry chest, or possibly collectors cabinet, is in the shape of a traditio...
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Korean Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Antique Hand Painted Brown Metal Chest or Box with Floral Design
Located in Plainview, NY
A lovely large antique hand painted Metal chest to box. The box features exquisite floral design with gilded motifs on the top of the box and round elegant gilded bases and crown. ...
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American American Classical Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Silver Plate Hinged Box Vintage
Located in North Miami, FL
This lovely restored silver plate hinged box and or cigarette box is from the 1940s and hallmarked on the bottom "Fashioned by Ronson Newark NJ USA silver plate. The ribbed lines and...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver Plate

Art Deco Pocket Mirror with Tiger, Austria, circa 1940
Located in Esbjerg, DK
A powder compact or pocket mirror also suitable for pills, snuff etc. It is fashioned out of solid brass and has a front with intricate Guilloché. Both the front and backside has a t...
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European Art Deco Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Antique English Tiger Oak Pipe Smoke Cabinet Card Game Box Gratitude Plaque 1950
Located in Shreveport, LA
~Direct from England~ ~From our most recent buying trip, we have an ENTIRE COLLECTION of antique English “gentleman’s cabinets”!! Many have dated, engraved presentation plaques, and...
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British Edwardian Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver Plate

French Art Deco Silver Plate and Cork Box by Debladis
Located in Atlanta, GA
Stylish Art Deco decorative lidded box, by silversmith R. Debladis, Paris. Rectangular shape with streamlined design, topped with varnish cork. Very elegant quality, interior in cork...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal, Silver Plate

Line Vautrin, "Plume (Feather)" Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Located in New York, NY
Plume, "Feather." Line Vautrin, revered French artist of the 20th century once dubbed “the poetess of metal” by Vogue magazine, created a legacy of inspired work that The New York ...
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Line Vautrin, "Je t'aime, un peu, beaucoup, passionnément" Box, France, C. 1940s
Located in New York, NY
"Je t'aime, un peu, beaucoup, passionnément" (I love you, a little, a lot, passionately). Rare box by Line Vautrin. Stamped: LINE VAUTRIN. Line Vautrin, a revered French artist of ...
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Line Vautrin, "Seul Au Monde" ‘Alone in the World’ Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Located in New York, NY
The reverse side of this exquisite bronze doré box is decorated with hearts. Its top is covered in a checker board abstraction from which a stranger pokes out his lonely head.
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Line Vautrin, "La Foule (the Crowd)" Bronze doré Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Located in New York, NY
La Foule: "The Crowd" box. A rare model featuring single smiling individual stands out from the masses. Line Vautrin, a revered French artist of the 20th century once dubbed “the po...
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Line Vautrin, "La Mer" Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Located in New York, NY
A rare model. The image on the lid is inspired by an iconic photograph by Dora Maar, muse to Picasso and a noted artist in her own right, originally used in an ad for Pétrole Hahn ha...
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Antique Polychrome Delft Hand Painted 17th Century Portuguese Ceramic Tureen Lid
Located in Coimbra, PT
Delft polychrome Portuguese hand painted ceramic covered tureen with lid and under plate, hand painted 17th century, tin glazed faience with floral, hunting and bird motif, early 20t...
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Portuguese Country Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Ceramic, Delft

Russian Lacquer Box Hand Painted
Located in Cookeville, TN
We are offering a small Russian black lacquer box that has been hand painted. The mother of pearl river scene is surrounded by rolling hills with trees and a fabulous building in the...
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Russian Hellenistic Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood, Lacquer

Unusual Miniature Chest or Jewelry Box
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
An unusual jewelry box or miniature chest. Leather (or leathrette covered) with brass handles on the sides. Measures approx. 16"long, 10" high and 10 "wide. All the drawers are lined...
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American Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Swedish Craft, Teak Bowls and Lidded Jar, Organic Sculpted Teak, Sweden, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A set of 4 organically shaped teak bowls. Assorted into a collection. Two bowls are signed and by noted craftsmen. Largest is signed, stamped and labeled, second largest is signed A....
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood

Scandinavian Art Deco Decorative Bronze Bowl from Denmark by Tinos
Located in Stockholm, SE
Scandinavian Art Deco heavy decorative bronze bowl with lid designed and produced by Tinos Bronce in Denmark between 1940-1949. The bowl has a crisp relief ribbed pattern with polish...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Scandinavian Art Deco Decorative Bronze Bowl from Denmark by Tinos
Located in Stockholm, SE
Scandinavian Art Deco heavy decorative bronze bowl with lid designed and produced by Tinos Bronce in Denmark between 1940-1949. The bowl has a crisp relief ribbed pattern with polish...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Anglo-Indian Hand Carved Box
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Anglo-Indian box finely hand carved with a lion. Finely hand carved and decorated with bone inlay. The interior lined with blue velvet the whole exhibiting very fine workmanship. ...
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Indian Anglo-Indian Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bone, Sandalwood

Hermès French Art Deco Silver and 18-Karat Gold Powder Box with Lipstick
Located in Mexico City, MX
A circa 1940 French Art Deco .950 silver powder box with lipstick by Hermès. The powder box's parts are numbered 138. The box's bottom shows a serial number. The guilloché design on ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Jade, Gold, Silver

Small English Wood and Metal Box with Dual Lids
Located in New York, NY
1950s English wooden box with handle and two lids. Suede interior.
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English Gothic Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Suede, Wood

Mid-20th Century English Tin Charity Box
Located in New York, NY
Tin charity box, England, circa 1940. Collecting funds for the Board of Guardians for the Relief of the Jewish Poor of Liverpool. Decorated with the Israel flag in the front, and w...
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English Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasperware Biscuit Barrel
Located in Stamford, CT
Wedgwood dark blue jasperware biscuit barrel overall neoclassical motif with a silver plated lid and handle. Stamped Wedgwood on the underside and lid is marked.
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English Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Silver Plate

Eretz Israel Tin Charity Box
Located in New York, NY
Charity box -Orphanage for the Girls in Jerusalem. Tin charity box, "General orphanage for girls in Jerusalem, established 1902, on front of box a drawing of a girl in her room holdi...
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Israeli Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Post World War II South African Hebrew Inscribed Metal School Supply Box
Located in New York, NY
Metal school supply box sent by the South Africa Jewish Wars Appeal to the Wels displaced persons (DP) camp in Austria, 1947. Painted blue and white with the map of South Africa, and...
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South African Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Sterling Silver Box with Gilt Interior and Purple Enamel, Elkington & Co, 1945
Located in Braintree, GB
Sterling silver box with gilt interior and purple enamel. Maker: Elkington & Co Ltd Made in Birmingham 1945 Fully hallmarked. Dimensions - Diameter 10.4 cm Height 4.6 cm We...
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British Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver, Enamel

White Onyx Stone Box, circa 1940
Located in London, GB
A small box made from white Onyx with gilt metal decoration to the centre of the lip and gilt metal hinge stamped Made in England. Originally used as a cigarette box, circa 1940. Di...
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British Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Agate

Vintage French National Bank Black Gold Bar Boxes, circa 1940
Located in Roubaix, FR
Vintage bank gold bar boxes, circa 1940 from French National Bank (banque de France) very strong boiled cardboard and Iron rivets , original black color, waxed finish. very good cond...
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French Industrial Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Faux Leather

French Gilt Ormolu Miniature Vitrine Jewelry Box Display
Located in Lake Success, NY
Gilt ormolu and beveled glass jewelry box or display in the form of a miniature vitrine.
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Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Vintage Folk Art Hand Painted Round Box
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Folk Art hand painted round box (Originally a cheese box) Black mate paint with floral and heart motifs on the top and floral bouquets all around the box. Palette in shades of blu...
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Swedish Folk Art Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood

Pair of Antique German Wood Cigar Mold Press Tobacciana Hart Hertel Schwetzingen
Located in Shreveport, LA
Direct from Germany ~ In the midst of our furniture container from Germany, we couldn’t resist this pair of old cigar presses ~ Excellent decorative accents, very good original mar...
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German Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood

1940s Inlaid Wood And Mother Of Pearl Middle Eastern Box
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1940s inlaid wood and mother of pearl middle eastern box.
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Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Wood

Decorative Glass Box, Germany, 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Decorative box made in glossy black glass, realized in Germany in the 1940s. With silver decoration of grape on its cover. Very good conditions except for some oxidation on its...
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German Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Glass

Very Rare circa 1940 Italian Sterling Silver Cigar Tube and Mexican Silver Tray
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely Sterling Silver cigar set This lot comprises of an Italian sterling silver cigar tube and a Mexican sterling silver cigar tray. The ...
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Mexican Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Sterling Silver

Folk Art Deco Maple Burl Wood Decorative Lock Box with Inlay Detail
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Folk Art carved maple burl wood box with locking mechanism and original key, circa 1940s. Geometric inlay details present to the surface. Very nice, vintage condition with minor wea...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Burl

Very Large 1940s Industrial Decorative Fuse Box
Located in Hook, Hampshire
Very large 1940s Industrial decorative fuse box Very large vintage 1940s Industrial decorative fuse box. Amazing original 1940s fuse box. Most of the original workings are still pre...
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European Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Euro Red Leather and Brass Cigarette Holder Case or Box
Located in New York, NY
A chic Modern Euro red leather and brass cigarette 'box' holder case, circa 20th century, Spain. Box comfortably holds cigarette box, easily opens with the press of the serrated butt...
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Spanish Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Exquisite Jacaranda Jewelry Chest by Joaquim Tenreiro
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Exquisite Jacaranda jewelry chest by Joaquim Tenreiro, with original lock and key. Joaquim Tenreiro (1906–1992) was among the leading furniture designers and visual artists in mid...
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Brazilian Modern Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

Primitive Tripodal Tea Caddy Box
Located in New York, NY
Charming hand carved box with metal detail.
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Belgian Primitive Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Metal

Line Vautrin, "Chérie" 'Darling' Box, France, circa 1942-1950
Located in New York, NY
Script spelling out "Chérie" disintegrates as it moves from left to right, turning into the rows of waves that cover the lid of this small bronze argenté box. Rébus: Ch-rrrrrrrr-ie.
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Bronze

Large Antique Inlaid Style Jewelry or Decorative Box
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Antique inlaid style jewelry box lined Antique inlaid style jewelry box lined with a felt covered bottom. Lock (no key.) Could be used as a humidor too. Size: 11 ¾” W x 8” D x 4” H.
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English Regency Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Brass

1940s Original Suroy Tall Industrial Storage Boxes, One Available
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1940s original Suroy tall industrial storage boxes – One Available 1940s original Suroy tall industrial storage boxes. In 1853 the textile industrial revolution arrived in Loos, Nord...
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French Vintage 1940s Boxes

Materials

Earthenware