18th century Sheraton Mahogany Box With Shell Inlay.
A superb example of a 18th century Sheraton Mahogany Box dating back to c.1790.
The box is cross banded in tulipwood and inlaid with a satinwood border within, its edged in ebony and boxwood. It features a stunning hare wood shell to the centre.
The box has a temperamental working lock and tasselled key.
The interior has been relined with handcrafted marble paper a perfect box to store lots of A4 paper.
The box measures 35 x 25 and stands 15 cm high.