Vintage HEART SHAPED SHELL BOX 50s 60s Jewellery Trinkets Seaside Romantic Gift


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Fabulous Vintage Heart Shaped Shell Covered Jewellery Box Trinket Box Storage Box. Beautiful Iridescent Trochus Shells Sea Shells. Romantic. Unique. Kitsch. Folk Art. Shabby Chic. Country Cottage.


Circa 1950’s – 60’s


Would Make a Gorgeous and Romantic Gift – with a Lovely Piece of Jewellery Inside!


A beautiful hand-made vintage sea shell encusted jewellery/trinket box. A wide variety of shells have been utilised to make this – including fabulous iridescent trochus shells.  I have seen a lot of these shell boxes, but heart shaped ones are very hard to find – and this one is so pretty with its iridescent green trochus shells.  The interior is red flock and it has a hinged lid.  All of the shells are present, although a few are broken along one side, and most notably there is a chip on the large shell, top left (please see final photo).  There is also a small split in the wood underneath, from when it was made and the foot was nailed on.  I don’t think these imperfections detract from its immense charm, but it has been priced accordingly.


Including shells, the box measures approximately: 5.5″ or 14cm diameter


Storage area of box measures approximately: 9cm x 9.5cm x 2cm depth


A Totally Unique Hand-Crafted Piece


in Very Good Original Vintage Condition, with issue mentioned.


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Weight 0.36 kg

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