Large octagonal Anglo Indian Vizagapatam tortoiseshell/ivory box
Very large octagonal Anglo Indian Vizagapatam tortoiseshell jewelry box and overlaid with ivory fretwork with paintings. Very nice interior, also with ivory fretwork with floral paintings. This octogonal shaped box is very unusual. Very rich decoration. A mirror inside the lid. Dating from ca1930. Literature: Furniture from Britisch India and Ceylon by Amin Jaffer.
height: 5.91 in. - 15 cm.
diameter: 11.81 in. - 30 cm.