Jersea Shore Antiques of the Yellow Garage offers a remarkable antique black walnut knife box, circa 1850. The canted case is dovetail joined, with double compartments accessed by hinged lids with period knobs. An expertly crafted handle with pierced heart shaped cut out divides the tote. A warm, rich aged patina adorns the tray highlighting its many years of daily functional use. It is rare to find such an exceptional antique knife box in apparent original condition. Measuring 14 1/2” wide by 8 1/4” deep this offering presents a beautiful early hand crafted knife box for the discriminating collector.
Antique Black Walnut Knife Box, circa 1850