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Antique box of unknown history or usage.

Square box with angle edges on top front and back. Hinged top that opens to reveal storage on left and right. Left is three vertical slots with notches. Right is two level horizontal storage shelves with oval front edges.

Category: 
American Furniture
Medium: 
Wood, bronze
Distinguishing marks: 
None found
Date Period: 
Unknown
Size and dimensions of this item: 
App 20x20x18
For Sale?: 
No

Comments

Lovejoy's picture

Hard to say what it was used for, most like this were custom built for items like surveying equipment or scientific instruments. It probably dates from the late 19th century based on it's construction. We'd retail a comparable for about $150.00.

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