A solid coromandel dressing / jewel box of timeless elegance. A simple square design yet made from choice coromandel wood and grain and color. Empty brass nameplate on the very top and corresponding discussion. The very usable interior with a removable mahogany and Ebony tray of various compartments. Embossed leather letter pouch on the interior of the lid with finely-engraved hinges and a clever push button mechanism that releases the silk lined drawer below revealing a secured compartmentalized interior with special areas for watch, bracelet, and rings. English 1830-1850. Hand French Polish with working lock and key
height: 7 in. 18 cm., width: 12 in. 30.5 cm., depth: 9 in. 23 cm.