S/3876 Antique Treen 19th Century Swedish Bentwood Food Box
A most attractive Swedish oval lidded bentwood food box, having extensive punch work decoration. The central handle is made from a natural branch, and the locking mechanism is a revolving wedge on an interior spindle attached to the inside of the box. The whole has an excellent colour and retains a patination.
10½ in. (26.5 cm.) Wide
8¼ in. (21 cm.) Deep
8 in. (20.5 cm.) High
Swedish Circa 1860