S/3004 Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood String Box
A delightful fruitwood string box in the form of a crown with small brass studs, circular aperture for the string, and celebrating Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. It has a carved inscription of Jubilee and registered number 59284. The top unscrews to gain access to the interior and is surmounted with a carved cross finial. The whole has a lovely honey colour and excellent original patination.
4 in. (10 cm.) High
2¾ in. (7 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1887