Mid-19th Century Walnut and Ormolu Mounted Box – John Bly

Formally established in 1891, the family firm of John Bly is one of the most well-regarded experts in the world of international antiques and bespoke pieces. The combined talents and distinctive style of father-and-son team John and James Bly have evolved the scope of expertise and taken John Bly into a new era.


1,913 GBP

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Exemplifying elegance, this English box boasts serpentine and bombe form, accentuating its graceful curves from every angle. Adorned with applied mounts, it stands regally on splay feet. Crafted with meticulous artistry, this exceptional piece radiates sophistication and functionality. Its superb construction and exquisite detailing make it an ideal humidor. The original lock and functioning key add to its allure, encapsulating the era's commitment to security and style. Dating back to circa 1860, this box carries a timeless legacy of craftsmanship and would undoubtedly grace any space with its beauty and purpose.


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5 kg