Antique oblong trinket box of cut glass with ornate pewter lid, c 1920s
This antique oblong box of cut glass with heavy, ornate antiqued silver colored cast pewter cover for trinkets or treasure is most likely from the 1920s. The cut glass bowl measures 4 inches by 1 5/8 inches with pinched waist design.
It has as many uses as one can imagine-- from jewelry to hairpins to cuff links and change.
It is in good condition, no chips in the glass, no dents in the lid.
This curved, embossed lid - heavy for it's demure size - has no identifying makers mark or other identification. It is from a private collection, owned by one family for several generations.
Antique box, trinket container, cut glass bowl, 1920s vintage, heavy metal kid, silver or iron, dressing table box, ornate molded metal lid, jewelry container, ladies' toilet box
It weighs 8 ounces.