A secret Faux-Book Box
Reference No: 495
A 20th century secret storage box concealed in a large, embossed leather book. When in a bookcase, this book blends in with the rest of the books, and is designed to accommodate cash and/or jewellery. The cover decorated with a “Hydrographica Tabula”, an ancient map of oceans, seas and rivers. Area of London, circa 1950.
Condition report: In good and original condition.
Dimensions: 34 x 22 cm, thickness 7 cm.