archibald knox reproduction art nouveau pewter box - square 17
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Archibald Knox Reproduction Art Nouveau Liberty Pewter Trinket Box - no. 17
This beautiful arts and crafts little trinket box with lid is handcrafted from pewter with enamel detailing. The piece is handcast from pewter with the enamelling then applied by hand. It's perfect for keeping your jewellery or favourite small valuables safe.
The design is based on an original inkwell created for Liberty & Co of London by their most famous designer of the 1900s, Archibald Knox. The box has all the hallmarks of his unique style. It’s the perfect gift for anyone who loves the artistry of the Arts and Crafts movement.
The reproduction piece has been lovingly crafted by Birmingham Pewtersmiths, A E Williams. The family firm have been making Pewter since 1779 - they are the oldest family run Pewtersmiths in the world!
This trinket box comes safely presented in a card box.
About Archibald Knox
Archibald Knox was born in the Isle of Man of Scottish parenthood. His designs were synonymous with British Art Nouveau and he is regarded as being a prominent influence in the Arts and Crafts movement. His Celtic designs and calligraphy are world famous and iconic in the Isle of Man. Today both his art work for Liberty & Co and his watercolours are highly sought after.
Materials: pewter, enamel
Size: H: 3cm, W: 8cm, D: 8.5cm