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Antique European Alto Relievo Carved Softwood Box - Vines & Grapes - Swiss c1900 (Code 2852)

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A very attractive softwood box with an alto relievo carved lid.  It appears to be in lime wood and is probably Swiss dating around 1900-20.  The work is of a high standard with lovely detail to the twisted vine trunk.  At this size it was most likely intended as a jewellery box or table trinket box.  There is a lock, but no key so the locking mechanism is untested.  The base has green felt which is likely a later addition.  The interior has a golden yellow tone. 



General period wear, some losses to the leaves in places but nothing which spoils the item.  No key, lock untested.  All in keeping with age.

Measurements (Approx)
Length: 21.5 cm  ( 8 1/2 inch )

Breadth:  12 cm  ( 4 3/4 inch )

Weight: 262 grams (before packing)

Stock Code:  2852  NV21-4



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