ANTIQUE PORCUPINE QUILL EBONY BOX decorator

Category Antiques Decorative Arts Woodenware Boxes

Current price $175.00

Listing type Fixed Price Item

Location Stockton, California 952** US

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Quantity available 1

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Seller foxcafesmith (436)

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Featured Refinements Porcupine Quill Box

Primary Material Wood. Quill

Age Circa 1870

Maker Hand made in Colonial Ceylon

Original/Reproduction Original

Type Boxes

Country/Region Of Origin British Empire India/Ceylon

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THE ABOVE PHOTOS ARE OF A VICTORIAN PORCUPINE QUILL BOX, MADE IN COLONIAL CEYLON CIRCA 1850-1890... These boxes were constructed by hand using local quills naturally ejected by the porcupine...Ebony from the tropical forrests.... And bovine bone for ivory looking accents. This box is really complete, it is ready to be put on someone's coffee table....its strong, stable, and clean..It measures 6 3/4” X 4” X 2” HIGH.

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