Shaving Box, Reeded Case, Star Inlays, Shaving Cream Brush, and Toothbrush Utility and Folk Art Combined

Shaving Box, Reeded Case, Star Inlays, Shaving Cream Brush, and Toothbrush
Utility and Folk Art Combined

When the box with elliptical top is laying on its back the lid shows three inlayed stars, two buttons, and raised moldings. At the narrow end of box is another relief-carved star; top features two additional stars. When lid is opened the user has access to fitted, star inlayed compartment for shaving cream which is worn smooth.

Item Date: 19th Century, Probably Civil War Era

Measurement: 7.75" x 5.25" x 2.75"

Material: Walnut, pine, brass buttons & hinges

Item Condition: Good, appears to have had an iron hasp for closure now retrofitted with wood

Price: $595

SKU 1283-131

For More Information, Please Contact David Hillier at 978-597-8084 or email drh@aaawt.com.

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