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Wimbledon-Furniture is delighted to offer for auction this stunning original Asprey London 1917 solid sterling silver Jewellery box with faux tortoise shell top made by the amazing Charles and Richard Comyns

There are multiple high definition super-sized pictures at the bottom of this page

A fantastic looking elegant and well made jewellery box, fully hallmarked to the lid and base and signed as follows

Asprey London, date letter B for 1917, leopards head for London, sideways facing lion for Sterling, serial number A7486 and lastly C&R C for Charles and Richard Comyns

The box is charming, the faux tortoise shell lid when opened has stunning colours, the rim is hand riveted with silver nails, the legs are long and elegant, the base is mahogany and the inside is velvet lined

For the full condition please view the pictures, its in lovely order throughout but being just over 100 years old it naturally has patina marks from honest age and fair use


Weight:- 342.5 grams

Height:- 8cm

Width:- 18.6cm

Depth:- 14cm


Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask

Any questions please feel free to ask before you bid   



Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouse’s, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text  



We accept payment via card at the warehouse on the day of collection, PayPal or bacs prior to collection We would kindly ask that all items are paid for within 48 hours and collected within 7 working days, we can hold all paid items for 14 days free of charge, there after a £10 a week storage fee will apply for the first two weeks

Please ask before purchase should you wish us to hold something for longer than two weeks, if after three months your item isn’t collected you will forfeit your payment and the item will be placed for sale again  



Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition

Please also ask any questions before you bid and not after, all of our items are sold as seen and as listed

Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade   


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