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Pam Ferrazzutti, Burlington, ON Canada  

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Large Antique Victorian shell trinket box having a glazed oval opening to display a photo of the owner or a loved one. It could also have served as a photo keepsake box. c1890 and in fabulous condition! No fading to the rich burgundy "bumpers" that are raised to protect the shell work. Only 4 or 5 shells needed replacing, the rest are all original. The geometrically patterned paper sides are also in fine condition as is the bottom. The only blemish is an old inside hinge repair. It is solid but I would paint the natural cotton strip that was used or glue another one of matching hot pink fabric over it. The photograph can be changed via the flap on the inside of the lid. A lovely and unusual piece of shell folk art. 8.75" wide x 9" deep x 3.5" high at the back and 2.5" at the front.

Please see the other shell art item I have also listed or type "photographic" in the search box above if that is what interests you.

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Item ID: AK.273D

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Victorian Shell Art Box - Lid is Frame for a CDV Photograph

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Belladora Antiques


Pam Ferrazzutti
Burlington, ON
Canada
  

Buy Antiques * Save the Planet * We sell Genuine Antique & Vintage items only. WELCOME!

In business since 1984 we specialize in Majolica, Oyster Plates, Sports items & Trophies, 19th C Photography + more

Member since 2006

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