S/3331 Antique Treen 19th Century Boxwood Watchmaker's Safety Box
A small boxwood watchmaker's safety box, having a glazed screw fitting lid. These were used to put small jewels or watch parts in, during repairs or restoration. The whole has a lovely colour and patination.
1 in. (2.5 cm.) High
1 in. (2.5 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1840