This unique antique box is a mixture of Pietra Dura and inlaid wood craftsmanship. The pietra dura is in the inlaid center top panel with the inscription "Carlsbad" a popular spa. The edge of the lid is inlaid wood with a nice pattern incorporating various wood species and mother of pearl. There is a lock with a MOP escutcheon, but no key. The inside of the box is a light wood and a top and bottom of yellow velvet.
Condition of the box is very good, there is asn old chip to the top veneer, totally worn smooth by age, no other defects.
Measurements are: 7" by 4 5/8" and 3" tall.
Antique Pietra Dura Inlaid Floral Wood Dresser box