This beautiful miniature box has striations of rust and white (banded) in the natural agate stone on each side, top and bottom of the box. The stone for each panel has been hand cut in thin panels and then polished with the top and bottom panel having beveled edges. Each agate panel is set in a engraved dore (gilded) bronze frame and the box sits on four round matching agate ball feet
Dimensions: 1 1/4" high (box only), 1 5/8" high (including feet), 2" wide (box only), 2 3/8" wide (including feet) and 1 1/2" deep (box only). Weighs 100 grams.
Condition: The box is in excellent Estate condition with no chips, cracks or repairs. The hinge is tight and the box opens and closes correctly. The bottom panel is slightly loose within the frame but this in no way affects the purpose or durability of this nice box.
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