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Polished Brass Jewel Casket


Polished brass jewel casket. An unusual late 19th century polished brass circular jewellery and scent casket. The casket has a lift off lid with rope twist details and is engraved and enamel inlaid with a polished stone pietra dura panel. The interior is black leather lined and holds a circular leather and blue velvet perfume bottle holder and a matching jewel tray. The bottle holder has four square perfume bottles with gilded screw tops and a gilded lifting rod in the centre. The jewel tray has a leather tab in the centre to lift with and the casket has a rope twist detail around the plinth base that matches the lid. The casket and leather are in good condition, circa 1880. Measures: Height 12.5cm (4.9 inches) Diameter 17.8cm (7 inches).  


  • Of the Period
    High Victorian
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 4.9 in. x Dm 7 in.H 12.45 cm x Dm 17.78 cm
  • Diameter
    7 in. (17.78 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB
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