S/3595 Antique Treen 19th Century Yew Wood Book Box
A good quality concave sided yew wood book box, having a top with coromandel inlay. Both the lid, with brass hinges, and base have been carved from two solid blocks of yew, as there are no jointed sections at all. The whole has a lovely rich colour and excellent patination.
5 in. (12.5 cm.) Wide
3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) Deep
2 in. (5 cm.) High
English Circa 1840