19th Century French Plum Mahogany Brassbound Box.
A superb example of a French 19th Century Plum Mahogany Brassbound Box. The box started life as a writing box but it would now make a perfect document box, it dates back to c.1820. The box has brass corners a brass shield to the top centre and shield with a lip to open it.
The box features a working lock and key and a brass key escutcheon.
It measures 38 x 24 and stands 16 cm high.