Antique FOLK ART TRINKET BOX Figural Man/Woman MECHANICAL LID/NECK ACTION c.19th

Antique FOLK ART TRINKET BOX Figural Man/Woman MECHANICAL LID/NECK ACTION c.19th

$ 349.33

ITEM DESCRIPTION:

Being offered for sale is the antique homemade/folk art (likely A.A.F.A. (Antique American Folk Art)) WOODEN TRINKET BOX (not wide enough to fit cigarettes and a bit too wide for toothpicks, FYI) featuring HAND-CARVED & HAND-PAINTED FIGURAL MAN/WOMAN and MECHANICAL/LEVER-ACTION LID (lever at backside raises lid while also extending/telescoping the man & woman's necks/heads) by unknown maker (no visible maker's mark(s)), from circa the mid -to- late 19th century (best guess), as seen in the pictures/as described in the title. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR IMPORTANT CONDITION NOTES. Being offered for sale as-found, uncleaned. May require a thorough detailing to bring to its full potential. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED or your money back...no questions asked!

CONDITION NOTES:

Very Good/VG+ antique condition with minor -to- moderate overall wear throughout (scuffs, scratches, stains, dings, dents, etc.) from normal use over the years but NO breaks or repairs. Mechanical/lever-action features work like-new. Features outstanding, rich patina to all materials throughout. All-in-all, a fantastic example of an unusual double-handled copper bowl. See pics.

DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT:

Measures 3-7/8" wide x 3-7/8" deep x 6" tall, overall. Interior dimensions are 2-7/8" wide x 2-5/8" deep, with 1-7/8" tall sidewalls. Weighs 6.2 oz..

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