A mid-19th Century Palais Royal mahogany rectangular work box,

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Lot 1088
A mid-19th Century Palais Royal mahogany rectangular work box,

Sold for £ 1,527 (US$ 1,906) inc. premium
A mid-19th Century Palais Royal mahogany rectangular work box,
the lid and corners with cut steel bandings, mother-of-pearl escutcheon, the lid interior with a mirror and notelet compartment, the base with a rear compartment fitted with two cut glass cylinder jars with silver gilt covers, a pair of similar scent bottles with silver gilt tops, a silver gilt eyebath and perfume funnel, a fitted blue velvet tray to the front with cut glass scent bottle, mother-of-pearl thimble with gilt frieze mounts and shield, needlecase with shield, fine pair of mother-of-pearl handled scissors, mother-of-pearl bodkin (damaged), mother-of-pearl stiletto with shield, mother-of-pearl folding knife with shield, mother-of-pearl folding ruler, two mother-of-pearl snowflake silk winders, mother-of-pearl tambour hook, steel tweezer/earspoon, gilt arrow handled spoon and matched gilt stiletto, below a further tray with gilt handled toothbrush, a ring handled nail brush, a matched pair of steel and silver scissors, a nail file, the box with replacement brass handle and repair to lid, 27cm wide, 19.5cm deep, 10cm high.
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