William and Mary Oyster Vneered Lace Box
A fine English William and Mary marquetry and oyster veneered lace box in superb original condition. The rectangular top with ovolo moulded lip and cross-banded marquetry laid of flowers and birds with inset bone. The frieze with inset lock again laid with oyster veneers all around, with the lower plinth in ovolo moulded olivewood. The top opens to reveal a red velvet interior. A splendid quality lace box in superb condition retaining original colour and patina.
|Period:||William & Mary|
|Height:||5 1/2 inches|