Arts & Crafts Hammered Copper Trinket Box by Craftsman Studios Laguna Beach CA
Description: This is a beautiful vintage arts and crafts box with hammered copper exterior. The box, which has a hinged lid, displays a repousse design on the top of the lid of a peacock on a hatched background in its center. The box has a wood lining and is great looking with the peacock design being very detailed and well done. It has a hinged lid which shows the repousse design of the peacock negative. It is lined with wood and is clean and solid. The box is marked on the bottom on the bottom "Craftsman Studios; Hand Made; At Laguna Beach" with an anvil and a hammer in the middle. It is truly a beautiful piece worthy of a spot of your collection of vintage trinket boxes. Please carefully review photos presented as they are part and parcel of our description.
Date: Uncertain but possibly late 20th century, say 1980's could be slightly earlier.
Origin: Purchased at an estate auction in Southeastern Pennsylvania. The box was made in Laguna Beach in Orange Count California.
Size: The box measures ~4 3/4" by ~4" by ~2 1/4" and weighs slightly over one pound.
Maker: Craftsman Studio.
Marks: The box is marked on the bottom on the bottom "Craftsman Studios; Hand Made; At Laguna Beach" with an anvil and a hammer in the middle. See the last two photos for .
Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: This is a beautiful arts and Crafts box worthy of a spot in your collection of trinket boxes.
Condition: Box is in very good condition with no breaks or repairs. It has a few minor scratches to the surface, some signs of oxidation, and minor soiling. However, these issues are nothing to worry about and do not distract from the box's quality and beauty. The interior wood is intact with minor soiling but no losses. The hinge is original, intact and works as it should. It is solid and beautiful and hammer signs on the surface of the copper gives it great character and enhances its beauty. Please see photos to appreciate its beauty and for additional condition information.
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