Tortoiseshell box - violin shaped
An interesting tortoiseshell and silver box in the shape of a violin case.
Chester 1896 Saunders & Shepherd.
Beautifully made box not sure what it was used for. Opens and shuts well with a silver push button mechanism. The inside is lined with the most wonderful vibrant green velvet.
It is in great condition for its age.
Length 14 cm depth 2.5 cm width 4.5 cm tapering to 3 cm