Pair of antique Georgian knife boxes

Loading Zoom

Pair of antique Georgian knife boxes
  • Pair of antique Georgian knife boxes
  • Pair of antique Georgian knife boxes

Pair of George III mahogany knife boxes

Date: 2022-08-09 11:16:01

Circa: 1790

Period: Sheraton Furniture

Height: 13.75" (35cm)

Width: 9" (22.75cm)

Depth: 8.5" (21.5cm)

A superb pair of George III Sheraton period mahogany knife boxes; the knife box's lift-up lid is veneered in flame Cuban mahogany with barber's pole stringing and retains the original axe-head handle, the lid opens to reveal a fully fitted interior lined in the original velvet. The knife box's shaped front centred by an elaborate escutcheon and with carrying handles to either side. Retaining an excellent colour and patination.

Material: Mahogany

Category: Tea Caddies and boxes

Ref: BA870


Price: £7,850