Indian Hand Carved

Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870


Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870
Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870

Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870   Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870

An antique Indian hand carved box in sandalwood. It dates circa 1870 and would have been produced in the Mysore region during the colonial period. It is profusely carved with leaves and flowers, the lid having a central reserve with Hindu deities.

The box has a lock which is still working, the interior is plain. It may have been intended for playing cards, jewellery or simply as a desk box. As expected for period, some wear, slight losses to carved detail in places. Some old glue visible in the lid joints, likely original. Old sticky marks to interior from sellotape.

Height: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 inches). Length: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 inches). Breadth: 10.6 cm (4 1/8 inches). Weight: 446 grams (before packing).

If for any reason you are unhappy with your item please let us know as soon as possible, and we will do our best to put things right. The item "Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870" is in sale since Thursday, July 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Indian".

The seller is "blue_cherry_antiques" and is located in Lincoln. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Antique: Yes
  2. Region of Origin: Indian
  3. Country of Origin: India
  4. Sub-Type: Not specified
  5. Product: Box
  6. Age: 1850-1899
  7. Primary Material: Wood/ Woodenware
  8. Original/Repro: Antique Original


Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870   Antique Indian Hand Carved Sandalwood Box with Lock Mysore Region c1870