RARE BUFFALO HORN VIZAGAPATAM BOX
A late 19th century (c1890) Indian antique rectangular Vizagapatam box.
Veneered with real buffalo horn - beautiful purple grey translucent panels. A hinged domed lid, raised on four carved paw feet.
The body is densely decorated with intricate carved and fretwork panels; hand painted and engraved floral motifs.
The top embellished with a lovely engraved camel.
It has a lock but is lacking a key.
It is free of any other personal inscriptions or crests.
The interior compartmented and lined with original crimson colour velvet.
The base lined with original Persian red colour velvet.
A beautiful circa 120 year old genuine antique Vizagapatam box.
DATE: Circa 1890
DIMENSION: 15.5cm x 12cm (6 1/8" x 4 3/4"). Height: 6.8cm (2 5/8") approx.
CONDITION: General wear consistent with age. Some fretwork split and missing. Buffalo horn veneers bulge in places. The interior is in clean condition. The velvet lining is in good condition without stain or holes.
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