9 3/4" x 5 3/8" base with mahogany body enclosing red crushed satin compartment with a red roped edge. Hinged lid with mirror secured with red rope trim. The entire domed lid, inner, compartment edges, and base delicately overlaid in fine straw work in a variety of bands incorporating red and black pigments. A few minor defects along the bottom edge and the sides of the hinged top slightly separating. Straw wood and bone work such as this were created at Norman Cross Camp, Peterborough England between 1797 and 1815 which was created for the incarceration of French prisoners of the Napoleonic Wars. Objects created from bedding, food waste, and other found materials were sold to enable the prisoners to purchase luxury goods such as tobacco and food. Few, other than the highly prized ship models are of this size and the use of large pieces of mahogany is quite rare.

Stock Number: FNS7679


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Standard Payment Plan (4 Months)

For orders totaling $100 or more, our Standard Payment Plan is available to all of our customers. The total is split into 4 equal payments with the first payment required as a deposit. The balance will be due within 4 months, and your order will be shipped to you upon receipt of the final payment.

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Extended Payment Plan (12 Months)

For orders totaling $600 or more, our Extended Payment Plan is available to all of our customers. The total is split into 12 equal monthly payments, with the first months payment being required as a deposit.

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All payment plans are extended as a courtesy to our customers with no interest or fees.
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