Antique Silver 18/19th Century Jewellery Box/Casket Made In South/Latin America

£ 8,500.00

A very large ornate jewellery casket, rectangular in design.

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A very large ornate jewellery casket, rectangular in design.  The casket has been hand decorated with floral chasing sitting on a matt finished underlay throughout.  The rim of the lid and the base of the casket have large, hand-punched, bead borders for highlights. The box sits on four Inca-style, winged figural feet.  The casket has a very beautiful designed lock and key for even more decorative style.

Maker:  Unknown

Origin:  South American 18th/19th century.  Possibly 17th century. (un-hallmarked)

Weight:  111 troy ounces (3460 grams)

Length:  13.25 inches (34cm)

Width:  10.5 inches (26cm)

Height: 5 inches (13cm)

Condition:  Excellent throughout.  Beautiful throughout with original time aged patina and wear

Price:  £8,500