Category Archives: Anglo-Indian/Ceylonese

19C Anglo Indian Sandalwood and Sadeli Much Traveled Trinket Box

19C Anglo Indian Sandalwood and Sadeli Much Traveled Trinket Box………………………….Lovely little 19th Century trinket box from Colonial India……circa 1870. The box is made from sandalwood with raised carved panels on all sides. It is edged in bone or faux ivory and banded with gorgeous Bombay Sadeli mosaic in geometric patterns. This one has a tiger…

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19C Anglo Indian Sandalwood and Sadeli Trinket Box

19C Anglo Indian Sandalwood and Sadeli Trinket Box……………………….Lovely little 19th Century trinket box from Colonial India……circa 1870. The box is made from sandalwood with raised carved panels on all sides. It is edged in bone or faux ivory and banded with gorgeous Bombay Sadeli mosaic in geometric patterns. This one has a tiger in foliage…

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19C Anglo Indian Sadeli Mosaic Sewing Box

19c anglo indian sadeli mosaic sewing box………………………….Lovely Anglo-Indian piece from our LARGE Anglo-Indian Collection !! From Bombay, India…..circa 1880…..time of the Raj ! The box is made from sandalwood with raised highly carved panels on all sides. It is edged in bone or faux ivory and banded with Bombay Sadeli mosaic. SADELI MOSAIC: “Anglo Indian…

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19C Anglo Ceylonese Coromandel and Bone Box

19C Anglo Ceylonese Coromandel and Bone Box. LOVELY 19th Century box from Colonial Ceylon……circa 1870. The box is made of GORGEOUS and EXPENSIVE coromandel wood with ribbed and flowing sides. The interior of the lid is inlaid with bone or faux ivory in a flower star pattern. The central medallion is a hand-painted flower with…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Blonde Shell and Bone Trinket Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Blonde Shell and Bone Trinket Box. LOVELY 19th Century Anglo-Indian blonde Tortoiseshell and faux ivory/bone trinket box. Made in Vizagapatam, India in circa 1880. Sandalwood box covered in glorious blonde shell with faux ivory edging and banding. Glorious carved fretwork and frieze panels on all sides. Central Medallion on the lid…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Dark Shell and Bone Trinket Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Dark Shell and Bone Trinket Box. LOVELY 19th Century Anglo-Indian piece !! From circa 1860……made in Vizagapatam, India……famous for its fabulous shell and bone/faux ivory inlays and fretwork. This box is made from GORGEOUS dark faux tortoiseshell with bone/faux ivory banding, fretwork, friezes and edging. The bone is then hand-painted using…

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19C Anglo Indian Bombay Sadeli Trinket Box – RARE

19C Anglo Indian Bombay Sadeli Trinket Box……………………………LOVELY little Anglo-Indian trinket box from circa 1875. Gorgeous sadeli mosaic inlay from Bombay………deep greens with silver, pewter, bone and ebony in geometric patterns. The box is made of sandalwood but completely covered in bone, faux ivory, ebony and mosaic inlay. Edged with faux ivory and banded with a…

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19C Anglo Indian Sadeli Trinket Box – VERY RARE

19C Anglo Indian Sadeli Trinket Box. SUPERB EXAMPLE of a mid-19th Century……….Anglo-Indian Sadeli Mosaic Box. This one is in BEAUTIFUL CONDITION for its age ! One or two minor losses but otherwise GREAT ! The Sadeli Mosaic on this box is striking……gorgeous geometric patterns of silver, pewter, bone, stained bone (green) and ebony. The box…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Casket Shaped Trinket Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Casket Shaped Trinket Box. LOVELY little Anglo-Indian casket shaped trinket box from our LARGE Anglo-Indian Collection !! Made in Vizagapatam, India circa 1880. The box is made of sandalwood but banded and edged with faux ivory or bone. It has highly carved friezes or fretwork panels on all sides. The friezes…

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Pair of RARE 19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Trinket Boxes

Pair of RARE 19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Trinket Boxes. GORGEOUS PAIR of 19th Century Anglo-Indian ……. matching trinket boxes. Made in Vizagapatam, India circa 1870. The boxes are made of sandalwood and covered in faux ivory or bone…..with ebony stringing. The boxes are also inlaid with Sadeli Mosaic…. mosaic in geometric patterns made from silver,…

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