ANTIQUE PUBLISHED SILVER MOUNTED CHINESE SHAGREEN SPECTALES CASE C. PLEASE VISIT MY NEW WEST COAST TRADING POST STORE! IN THE UPPER RIGHT HAND CORNER OF MY LISTINGS. CHINESE SHAGREEN SPECTALES CASE C. This is an Antique wooden case, covered with shagreen (shark skin) and silver mounted stylized ends, sides and center edges, with a traditional leather top thong.The thin wooden frame had a paper lining, with some remaining around the inside lip of the top. The top and bottom pieces are held together by an Iron band lip that was stapled to the thin wooden frame with iron staples and two small Iron protrusions for 2 rings (one missing). The wood frame inside the top is in very good condition, the thin wood inside the bottom where the glasses would have been slid in and out mostly remains, but shows a lot of wear; with pieces missing at the throat. The top and bottom are held together by the thin Iron inside rim. There is no shagreen missing, the silver is intact, and overall remains in very good condition consid ering it is > two centuries old.
Provenance is from a large English Antique eye glass case collection. This early piece is old as dirt, and is published in the Antique Spectacle Cases book. Outside measurements are approximately 6 1/4" long x 2 1/4" wide x 1 1/8 thick. Inside dimensions are thinly wooden lined, and approximately 1 3/4" x 5/8". DO NOT DUPLICATE OR COPY!
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1800" is in sale since Sunday, May 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "1knifeguy1" and is located in Fairfield, California.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, Philippines, Ukraine, Cayman islands.