Large Vintage Pierced Brass Cricket Box | Boho Chic Home Decor Office Storage Box
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Wonderful cricket box with a gorgeous patina and pierced quatrefoil pattern. The box is oval shaped and the perforated design is on all sides including the lid. There is a wonderfully carved handle and latch. Would fit right in a boho chic room. Its large capacity is also super useful for organization, as a jewelry box, office storage or keepsake box.
「History」 This ornate brass cage was designed to house a cricket. Crickets were considered good luck, and this would allow the owner to take his pets with him wherever he went. The lid opens up to allow ease of entry/exit. And perforated holes are cut out for air flow.
「Dimension」 10" L x 7.75" W x 6" H
「Condition」 Very good vintage condition. No scratches Outside shows normal discoloration/oxidation consistent with age and use. Inside shows age and staining.