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Late 19th/early 20th century ladies glove box

Late 19th/early 20th century ladies glove box

SKU: 5610294

Auld Curiosities is pleased to offer an opportunity for you to peruse a simple box with a lid (not attached by design) with the lid decorated in the manner of the art nouveau period and indicating that the box is intended to hold ladies gloves. The box and lid have been made using a soft white wood (possibly pine of box) which has allowed the pattern to be stamped into the edge and facings of the box and both surfaces of the lid, One side of the lid has been left with only the outline of the impressed patterns being coloured in black while the other side has that plus some colour applied to the decoration (as shown in the photographs). The box measures 9 7/8” (251mm) long by 3 5/16” (84mm) wide and 1 11/16” (43mm) tal. The lid measures 10 3/16” (259mm) long by 3 7/16” (87mm) wide and 5/32”(4mm) thick. The box has very nice tight joints but it is worth noting that the lid has a slight warp which means that it doesn’t seat quite flat.

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