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Wave Crest Jewelry Box - C.F Monroe ( or is it WAVECREST one word ?? )

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    Posted 7 years ago

    (1432 items)

    Also known as Dresser Box, jewelry casket, etc.

    This was my Granny's. It is in quite good shape for its age. The amazing part is that it STILL has it original Silk inside on Both the Top and Bottom. I had this looked at by some Antique people and they said it was very Rare to have the silk still intact top and bottom. It is also marked on the bottom.

    My family history item -- love it!!

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 7 years ago
      I wish all family history was this nice!
    2. antiquerose antiquerose, 7 years ago
      Thanks for all the LOVES/COMMENTS, -- APPRECIATED greatly:

      racer4four -------> Thanks for the comment also!!
      nutsabotas6 -------> Thanks for the comment also!!
    3. antiquerose antiquerose, 6 years ago
      Thanks for the LOVES, always appreciated !!

    4. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      Thank you ~FanciGirl ~ for the Love !!
    5. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      Thank you ~ AURA ~ for the Love !!

      ****Also -- anyone know IF it Is Wavecrest one word, or two words? I am never sure
    6. bijoucaillouvintage bijoucaillouvintage, 4 years ago
    7. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      .@bijoucaillouvintage - thanks for the comment. I am kinda surprised that more wavecrest ( or Wave crest ) items are not posted on here.

      Thanks for the ~ LOVES ~

      bijoucaillouvintage, AnnaB
    8. Newfld Newfld, 3 years ago
      Your Wave Crest box is gorgeous Rose, such lovely hand painted blue flowers! This design is called egg crate, there is a fabulous reference book from the late 80s called Wave Crest, The Glass of CF Monroe by Wilfred Cohen, it's still available on that "a" book website, all-photos with brief descriptions (I got a used copy, great book) you can see examples of your dresser box as well as the painted design, lovely picture book. The satin lining in my box has stiffened over time, has yours, I agree it's rare to have both a top & bottom lining - think many removed the bottom satin for easier storage. I would love to get a Kelva or Nakara box because they are beautifully colored whereas most Wave Crest are white or gray. Nice family legacy pieces for us
    9. antiquerose antiquerose, 2 months ago
      Just sharing another link with some history too
    10. Newfld Newfld, 2 months ago
      Great Wavecrest info Rose, thank you so much for the link! Great to see you back here & always love looking thru your posts, you are such an inspiration to me. Your Wavecrest opal box here is beautiful, I have a few of theirs plus one Nakara, my mom had a small collection of them
      Luv ya Jenni
    11. antiquerose antiquerose, 2 months ago
      @Newfld - Awwwwww, such a sweet comment !!! Thank you so much!! I am so behind on all other posts I will never get caught up

      ::HUGS:: to you

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