Leather Covered Box Antique Regency c1820

Trove of Tetbury

TOT08167.m

An unusual Leather Covered Antique Regency Box c1820. The leather covering has been impressed with a decoration around the rim of the lid. The handle on the lid is in the form of a basket of flowers and the bale has been embossed. The lock has a fleur de lys design, the key is missing. Originally it would have had a tray inside, see pictures. In good used condition.

Dimensions are: 8.5 x 20 x 15 cm or 3.34 x 7.87 x 5.9 inches.

Weight: 398.8 grams or 256.6 pennyweight