Marquetry Watch Box by Tahan


Signed   Tahan a Paris
Circa   1860
Dimensions   41 x 63 x 80 mm         

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A fine mid 19th Century watch box by Tahan.  The faces of the box inlaid with walnut, mahogany and bone in an attractive hexagonal pattern.  Hinged top with brass edges opening to reveal a square hinged tray lined with green velvet.  Maximum height for the watch – 56 mm including crown.

A well made watch box by Tahan who was know as The Prince of small cabinetmaking and the King's supplier.