George II Shagreen Knife Box Circa 1740 - 1760

Origin: England   Period: 1740 - 1760

A George II shagreen knife box converted in a later period into a stationery box, in keeping with the style of the original fitting.
Demi-lune bowed case with hinged lid, and brass handle. To the front a brass lock and to the sides a pair of brass swing carrying handles.
Probably English, but could be French, circa 1740 - 1760.
This is an antique and used item that shows signs of wear. More images on request.


Width: 22.50 cm (8.9 in)

Depth: 21.00 cm (8.3 in)

Height: 32.50 cm (12.8 in)

Price: £420.00 (approx €504)

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