Contents

What’s Inside the Jewel Box Book?

Jewelry, Trinket Boxes, Caskets Through the Ages

The “Modern”(1900-25) Jewel, Glove, Hankie, Hairpin Box

A Medley of Styles: Nouveau, Victorian, Revival

Floral and Fauna Motifs, Historical Motifs

Jewel Box Linings and Bottom Decoration

Metal Composition and Finishes

Trademarks, Patents, and Copyrights

Design Pirating, Quality Control, Sales & Advertising

Sample Catalogs Picturing Jewel Boxes

Manufacturers and their Boxes, Unmarked Jewel Boxes

Dating Jewel Boxes; Manufacturer Trademarks

German Jewel Boxes too

The Victorian “Language of Flowers”

Over 500 color Photos

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