19th Century Burr Walnut Sewing Box Circa 1890

Swedish Walnut - Originally from a lovely home near Gnesta Sweden - Circa 1880 - Good quality sarcophagus form walnut sewing box, complete with working lock and key. Made using striking burr walnut timbers, hinged lid opens to reveal a lift out tray containing partitions with reels and velvet pin cushion. Tray could be put aside and used as a plain box if desired. Rich golden color.
Place of Origin: Swedish
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 6.25"H x 10.5"W x 7.25"D
Inventory Number: XXG530
Price: $1,450