Arts & Crafts / Gothic geometric carved walnut writing box c.1880.

Arts & Crafts / Gothic geometric carved walnut writing box c.1880.

Code: 10088


W: 30cm (11.8")H: 12cm (4.7")D: 20.5cm (8.1")


For sale is a beautiful walnut writing box in a warm patina, decorated with beautiful geometric Gothic revival patterns.

- This lovely walnut writing / stationary box from the late 19th Century (1860-1900) in an Arts & Crafts period style has been hand chip carved and decorated throughout on all five visible surfaces.
- Geometric, circular chip patterns akin to ecclesiastical stained glass windows and geometric borders decorate this walnut constructed box to sit on a table, sideboard or desk.
- The box is a later revival example of chip carved writing / lace boxes from the 17th and 18th Century from regions such as Wales and Cornwall.
- The lid opens on two brass hinges, the lid and base extend beyond the frame of the box.

This is a well carved and highly decorative writing box, with a rich patina and in good condition at circa 140 years of age.

Free delivery in the UK as priced. International buyers are welcome, but please contact us prior to payment to confirm the additional packaging, insurance and shipping costs by way of acceptance to your country. Purchaser responsible for local import tariffs/fees.
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