Collectors/jewellery box in mahogany and lacewood veneer

Lacewood veneer is produced from the London plane tree, cut a certain way to give an attractive flecked appearance. This is a very large box, the dimensions are 408mm wide, 278mm deep and 157mm high. The top compartment is divided into 12 sections, 8 are 84mm x 53mm, 4 are 114mm x 84mm, all compartments are 48mm deep. The drawers and top compartment are lined in black baize. Handles are turned on a lathe and shaped by hand. This box is fitted with Brusso quadrant hinges. Click on the magnifying glass for larger images.