19th Century Boxes

Large Japanese Black Lacquer Box with Gilt Vine Design
Large Japanese Black Lacquer Box with Gilt Vine...
Antique 19th Century Japanese Edo Lacquer
Lacquer
Large Japanese black lacquer box with multi-color gilt vine design, Edo period, 19th century.
Antique Japanese Lacquer Tiered Document Box
Antique Japanese Lacquer Tiered Document Box
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Antique 19th Century Japanese Boxes
Antique Japanese lacquer tiered box comprised of two stacked trays and a cover, the whole supported on four squat cabriole legs. The top and sides have a black rectangular panel set ...
19th Century Inlaid Spanish Tabletop Box, Walnut and Chestnut
19th Century Inlaid Spanish Tabletop Box, Walnu...
Antique Mid-19th Century Spanish Moorish Decorative Boxes
Bone, Chestnut, Walnut
From the region of Aragon in north-central Spain, this mid-19th century walnut and chestnut tabletop box retains its original patina throughout, and beautifully executed arabesque an...
Antique Iron Bound Hardwood Merchants Chest with Hidden Compartments
Antique Iron Bound Hardwood Merchants Chest wit...
Antique Early 19th Century Anglo-Indian Decorative Boxes
Antique iron bound hardwood merchants chest with hidden compartments. The chest is very heavy, it is made in hardwood with a great deal of thick iron banding and brass and iron s...
Anglo-Indian Hexagonal Quill Box
Anglo-Indian Hexagonal Quill Box
Antique Late 19th Century Sri Lankan Anglo-Indian Decorative Boxes
Anglo-Indian hexagonal box of ebonized hardwood inset with disks of bone holding porcupine quills. The inside of the lid decorated with an inlaid hand colored elephant and marked Cey...
Hexagonal Arts & Crafts Shagreen casket, English, circa 1890
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...
Beginning of 19th Century Admiral Nelson Vinaigrette
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...
Austrian Gold, Enamel, and Jewel-Set Necessaire Etui Box Case, 19th Century
Austrian Gold, Enamel, and Jewel-Set Necessaire...
Antique 19th Century Austrian Decorative Boxes
Gold, Enamel
An Austrian gold, enamel, and Jewel-set necessaire etui box case, 19th century Fantastic quality enamel. Chased and enameled with urns of foliage in green and red enamel, the...
French Empire Oval Gold Snuff Box by H.A. Adam, Paris, circa 1820
French Empire Oval Gold Snuff Box by H.A. Adam,...
Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes
Gold
A French Empire oval gold snuff box by H.A. Adam, Paris, circa 1820. Fantastic quality box. Hallmarked throughout. Measures: 1" high x 3" wide x 2" deep Excellent condi...
German Renaissance-Style Silver Gilt Rock Crystal Cup and Cover, circa 1870
German Renaissance-Style Silver Gilt Rock Cryst...
Antique 19th Century German Renaissance Sterling Silver
Silver, Rock Crystal
A German Renaissance-style silver gilt rock crystal cup and cover, circa 1870 Good condition. Natural inclusions to the rock crystal. Very fine quality object. Measures: 8"...
Majolica Deer Tobacco Jar Onnaing, circa 1890
Majolica Deer Tobacco Jar Onnaing, circa 1890
Onnaing
Antique 1890s French Country Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes
Ceramic
Majolica tobacco jar with deer and acanthus leaves Onnaing, circa 1890.
19th Century, French Polished Cast Iron Safe with Key and Combination Dated 1865
19th Century, French Polished Cast Iron Safe wi...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Jewelry Boxes
Iron
Bring a piece of history into your home with this fine, antique safe from the Champagne-Ardenne region of France, dated 1865. Made in cast iron with gun barrel finish, this safe has ...
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...
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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...
19th Century Chinese Red Lacquer Snack Box
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Decorative Boxes
Poplar, Paint
This elaborately decorated red lacquer box was once presented as a gift to an honored friend, filled with popular Chinese snacks such as roasted melon seeds, dried fruit, and soybean...
Decorative Sewing Jewel Box in Boulle Marquetry...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique 1870s French Napoleon III Jewelry Boxes
Ebony, Brass, Bronze, Bone, Mother-of-Pearl, Burl
Jewel decorative box or sewing box, in Boulle style Marquetry in Ebony, Copper, Brass, Mother of Pearl and precious reddish Amaranthus wood. It opens by a pressing button. The insid...
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...
19th Century Anglo Indian Sadeli Mosaic and Tum...
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Decorative Boxes
Bone, Pewter, Precious Stone, Sandalwood
Very nice 19th century Anglo-Indian glove box from circa 1870. Made from sandalwood but heavily inlaid with Bombay Sadeli mosaic and tumbleblock geometric patterns all over. Unde...
Fine Large Antique French Leather and Brass Jew...
Antique 1890s French Late Victorian Jewelry Boxes
Brass, Leather
A truly fine and unusual Jewellery box, perfect for either a lady or a gentleman, French in origin and dating to the late 19th century, circa 1890-1900. It is a great look top qua...
Antique European Silver Keepsake Box with Coins...
Antique Late 19th Century European Victorian Sterling Silver
Silver
Antique European silver keepsake box. Round with straight sides. Cover hinged and raised with tab. Coins and medallions inset to sides and cover in fluid and stylized engraved frames...
Rare KPM Berlin Porcelain Box with Rich Weichma...
KPM Porcelain
Antique Late 19th Century German Art Nouveau Porcelain
Porcelain
Rare KPM Berlin Porcelain box with Rich Weichmalerei painting and gold painting. KPM Berlin circa 1900 KPM Berlin 1 Wahl, first condition. The Porcelain box is in a very good ...
Antique Rare Citrine and Vermeil Perfume Bottle...
Pierre-Noël Blaquière
Antique 1810s French Empire More Desk Accessories
Vermeil, Precious Stone
A very unusual, rare and enormous citrine carved as a perfume bottle. Heart shaped body totally carved in citrine bordered by a vermeil rim decorated with acanthus. Covered with a ov...
Mid-19th Century French Glass Jewelry Display Box
Antique Mid-19th Century French Jewelry Boxes
An elegant and beautiful home for your beloved jewellery and special trinkets. Crystal glass box, from the Napoleon III era of the 1900s. 5 faceted glass sided box, framed in with...
19th Century Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam Shell and...
Antique Late 19th Century Indian Anglo Raj Jewelry Boxes
Bone, Tortoise Shell
Beautiful 19th century Anglo-Indian trinket box from circa 1880. The box is constructed of sandalwood but completely covered in the most gorgeous speckled faux blonde tortoiseshell ...
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...
Beautiful Decorative Box in Boulle Marquetry Na...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Jewelry Boxes
Horn, Brass, Bronze, Copper, Fruitwood, Mahogany
Beautiful decorative box, used for gloves. It opens by its top and facade, in Boulle style marquetry in copper, brass, horn and mother of pearl. And a very elegant gilt bronze Jonc c...
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 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...
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...
Russian Vishniakov Lacquered Box
Antique Late 19th Century Russian Decorative Boxes
Lacquer
A late 19th century Russian black lacquered box by Vishniakov. The long oblong shaped lid is decorated with a winter scene of a Russian troika being pulled through the snow by thr...
19th Century Casket, Marquetry with Nutwood and...
Antique Late 19th Century European Decorative Boxes
Nutwood
• 19th century casket, 2nd Half of 19th century • Nutwod and rosewood veneer, Lid with mirror on the inside • Restored state • French shellac hand polish • Measures: Height 9.5 c...
Large Biedermeier Wooden Box, Austria, circa 1890
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Biedermeier Decorative Boxes
Rosewood
Stunning large Biedermeier wooden box, Austria, circa 1890 The original fully functional lock and key. The piece is in excellent condition and a real beauty!   
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...
Continental Steel Decorated White Painted Spa Box
Antique 19th Century Austrian Biedermeier Decorative Boxes
Steel, Wood, Paint
Continental steel decorated white painted spa box 19th century The ivory colored box adorned with exquisite steel mounts adding crisp definition and brilliance. The rectangular top...
Rare Napoleonic Straw Marquetry Box
Antique Early 1800s French Neoclassical Decorative Boxes
Straw
This cylinder box is an exceptionally fine example of straw marquetry, and a rare survivor of the craft, which involves the cutting, coloring, and mounting of split straws to form de...
French Sevres Toilette Box in Blue Opaline
Unknown
Antique 1860s French Empire Decorative Boxes
Metal
French Sevres Toilette box in translucent blue opaline. Rectangular with canted corners gilt ornaments and feet. Large escutcheon covering the front of the casket.
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...
Early 19th Century Chinoiserie Wig Box in Europ...
Antique Early 19th Century French Chinoiserie Decorative Boxes
Wood
A very nice early 19th century chinoiserie lacquered wig box from the South of France in its original condition.
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 Chinese Export Tea Caddy
Antique 19th Century European Chinese Export Tea Caddies
Wood
A very nice Chinese export tea caddy made for the European market with original tea canisters.
Pair of Chinese Mahogany and Tin Hinged Painted...
Antique 1840s Chinese Chinese Export Tea Caddies
Metal
Pair of Chinese mahogany and tin hinged painted tea bins with gilt figural stenciling and decorative landscape scenes with bird motif, mid-19th century.
Chinese Fan Shaped Lacquer Snackbox
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Decorative Boxes
Wood
Imagine the delight of opening this mysterious, black box to find it filled with roasted nuts and decadent sweets. Unusual for its curved, fan-like shape, the 19th-century wooden box...
Early 19th Century Chinese Lacquer Box
Antique Early 19th Century Chinese Decorative Boxes
Early 19th century Chinese lacquer box.
Swiss Exotic Wood, Nacre and Brass Card Games B...
Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Louis XVI Games
An exquisite Swiss, circa 1890, exotic-woods games box of rectangular form with canted edges; the slightly domed top with brass and ebony inlaid perimeters surrounding geometric nacr...
Rare Cigar Box Cabinet in Boulle Marquetry, Nap...
André-Charles Boulle
Antique 1860s French Napoleon III Cigar Boxes and Humidors
Palisander, Brass, Mother-of-Pearl, Fruitwood
Rare cigar box cabinet in beautiful Boulle Marquetry 'à la Reine' composed of mother-of-pearl cross tracery and brass clover. Interior with 5 drawers range in rosewood for keeping th...
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 Mulberry and Satinwood Jewelry Box 19th...
Antique 19th Century French Jewelry Boxes
Brass, Satinwood
Antique Jewelry box veneered in beautiful mulberry and satinwood. With an engraved brass carry handle, escutcheon and standing on four small brass ball feet. The interior of this...
Antique Large German Porcelain Box or Casket
Antique 19th Century German Boxes
Bronze, Porcelain, Wood
This very large continental casket is made of possible 18th century porcelain and was mounted in the mid-19th century. This piece is German and is in wonderful condition; its origina...
19th Century Anglo-Indian Large Sadeli Sewing B...
Antique Mid-19th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Decorative Boxes
Bone, Pewter, Precious Stone, Ebony, Sandalwood
Gorgeous and extremely rare example of an Anglo-Indian Sadeli Mosaic Box from circa 1840. Made in or around Bombay, India. This is a sarcophagus shaped sandalwood box encased in f...
Palais Royal Leather Case Necessaire, 19th Century
Antique 19th Century French William IV Decorative Boxes
Leather, Mother-of-Pearl
Palais Royal leather cased Necessaire with gold tooling decoration and brass push button clasp. With a mirror backed lid, the interior houses various mother of pearl sewing tools and...
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...
Victorian Silver Plated Two Handled Tea Caddy
Antique 19th Century Tea Caddies
Silver Plate
Period Victorian Composition silver plated, EP Measures: Width 19 cm / 7 1/2 in Depth 13 cm / 5 in Height 10 cm / 4 in. Hallmark EP hallmark to the underside Condition: Vey goo...
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...
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