17th century Mahogany Cedar chip carved box.
A wonderful early probably continental carved mahogany box dating back to c.1680, A the box is a lovely colour, it sits on four mahogany feet.
Their would have been a handmade lock plate with a clasp that came over unfortunately it’s no longer a part of the box, however it does still have it’s original hinges with nice dove tails, their is a moulding missing to the back.
A very early almost like a treasure chest box in reasonably good condition.
The box measures 27 x 16 and stands 19 cm high.