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Sterling Boxes: Desk Boxes

Nelson & Nelson Antiques carry an assortment of handsome sterling silver boxes and desk boxes. These antique silver boxes are the perfect addition for your home office, study, or vanity. Styles include but arent limited to Edwardian, Neoclassical, Art Nouveau, and Victorian. These gorgeous sterling silver boxes and desk boxes are able to hold an array of small keepsakes and memorabilia as well as hair accessories, makeup, and small desk accessories. Available in a variety of designs, these antique silver boxes feature intricate engravings, hand-hammered details, color images, and more. Depending on the box, these unique pieces feature luxurious linings including velvet, cedar, leather, and stained wood. Some liners are detachable for easy cleaning and customization. Our collection of sterling silver boxes includes boxes from Tiffany & Co. as well as talented silversmiths in England, Italy, and the United States.
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BR726

German 930 silver box with scenes of Napoleon’s life. Imported to England in 1900 by Samuel Boaz Landeck in Sheffield. Rectangular with corner leaf-and-scroll mounted claw-and-ball feet. Cover hinged and raised with iconic image of Napoleon famously crowning himself. More highlights on sides with bowing courtiers and supplicating vanquished. Also a post-abdication scene with the abandoned and defeated emperor being transported to island exile. A poignant keepsake casket for the great man in... Click for details

Sale Price: $6,650.00
Listed Price $9,500.00
BR616

Edwardian Modern sterling silver box. Made by Frederick Haberling in London in 1905. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Cover hinged and gently curved with tapering tab. Box and cover interior cedar lined and partitioned. Underside leather lined. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x W 6 3/4 x D 4 in. Gross weight: 21.5 troy ounces. #BR616

Sale Price: $1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
BT458

American Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged; rim has rectilinear molding. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Cover interior gilt washed. Fully marked including pattern no. 22359, director’s letter m (1907-47), and wartime star (1943-5). Excellent condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 6 5/8 x D 5 3/8 in. Gross weight: 23.4 troy ounces. #BT458

Sale Price: $1,715.00
Listed Price $2,450.00
BR682

George V sterling silver desk box. Made by Charles Boyton & Son in London in 1924. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved with linear tab. Box and cover interior cedar lined and partitioned. Underside leather lined. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Overall dimensions: H 2 3/8 x W 7 1/2 x D 3 3/4 in. Gross weight: 16 troy ounces. #BR682

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BR621

Edwardian Modern sterling silver box. Made by Arthur & John Zimmerman in Birmingham in 1904. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Cover hinged and gently curved with curved tab. Box and cover interior cedar lined and partitioned. Underside leather lined. Fully marked. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 3/4 x W 7 x D 3 3/8 in. Gross weight: 23 troy ounces. #BR621

Sale Price: $1,050.00
Listed Price $1,500.00
BT360

Smart and Modern sterling silver box. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged with slight overhang. Stylish Midcentury design. Box interior cedar lined. Fully marked including postwar pattern no. 23328. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 1 7/8 x W 7 3/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 19.5 troy ounces. #BT360

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BT160

Turn-of-the-century Japanese silver box. Rectangular with hinged cover. Cover top and sides decorated with iris flowers set in eddying water. Ornament applied, chased, and engraved; ground hand hammered. Interior lined with stained wood; bottom open. Marked “Sterling” with Japanese characters. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 3 1/4 x W 7 x D 4 in. Gross weight: 19 troy ounces. #BT160

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BR688

American sterling silver box with hunt motif, ca 1930. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved; mounted to cover top is Essex crystal depicting a fox in profile. Box interior cedar lined. Cover interior gilt washed. Fully marked including no. 104 and Black, Starr & Frost stamp. Very good condition with crisp corners.

Dimensions: H 3 x W 7 1/4 x D 3 3/8 in. Gross weight: 13 troy ounces. #BR688

Sale Price: $1,750.00
Listed Price $2,500.00
BT159

Turn-of-the-century Japanese sterling silver casket box. Retailed by Arthur & Bond in Yokoyama. Rectangular with hinged cover. Cover top and sides decorated with iris flowers set in eddying water. Ornament applied, chased, and engraved; ground hand hammered. Marked “Arthur & Bond / Yokohama” and “Sterling”. Very good condition with deep patina.

Dimensions: H 3 3/4 x W 7 x D 4 1/8 in. Weight: 24 troy ounces. #BT159

Sale Price: $4,550.00
Listed Price $6,500.00
BT293

Midcentury Modern sterling silver box. Retailed by Cartier in New York. Rectangular with straight and inset sides. Cover hinged and gently curved. Rests on corner conical supports. Box interior cedar lined and partitioned. Marked “Cartier / Sterling / Hand Wrought / 175”. Very good.

Dimensions: H 2 1/4 x W 9 1/4 x D 3 1/2 in. Gross weight: 17.5 troy ounces. #BT293

Sale Price: $1,400.00
Listed Price $2,000.00
BS821

Large English Modern sterling silver box, 1945. Rectangular with straight sides and curved corners. Cover hinged with gently curved and engine-turned top, and chamfered tab. Box and cover interior cedar-lined and partitioned. Box underside leather lined. Fully marked including London assay stamp and maker’s initials HA. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 3 1/2 x W 8 7/8 x D 6 in. Gross weight: 42 troy ounces. #BS821

Sale Price: $1,925.00
Listed Price $2,750.00
BT275

American Edwardian sterling silver box. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover hinged and gently curved. On top is chased and engraved hunt scene heightened with enamel: Lapping water, swaying grasses and cattails, and ducks flying overhead. In upper right corner is Essex crystal in 14k gold mount depicting mallard prey in springer spaniel's jaws. Fully marked including phrase “14k and / Sterling”, no. 104, and stamp for John Chatellier, a Newark maker active ca 1915 through 1930s. Very good... Click for details

Sale Price: $2,660.00
Listed Price $3,800.00
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