Andrew Campbell, using his 40 years’ experience within the antique industry, handpicks all antique and vintage boxes for sale.
All of the antique silver cases and boxes at AC Silver come with free and insured worldwide shipping and a 14 day return policy.
Small covered containers are traceable back to Egyptian times however the late medieval times saw this simple container developed into something more fanciful with the addition of jewels and enamel to the previously simply decorated box.
1300's - Cosmetic and toilet boxes
1400's - Perfume boxes and Sweetmeat boxes
1600's - Patch, rouge, toothpicks, tobacco and snuff
1700's - Vinaigrette boxes