Antique German Amber Colored Glass Patch Box

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 3180

  • Antique German Amber Colored Glass Patch Box 
  • Beautiful Amber Colored Glass with Hand Painted Lad in Robes with Stein 
  • Unknown Translation of "Cru Muncher Aus" to English which is written on top of Box
  • Brass Fastener and Rim 
  • Used by Women as a Receptacle for Beauty Patches in the 18th Century
  • Condition:  Good - Clasp Closes tightly and hinges are in working order. Has some light scratching consistent with normal use for its age.
  • Size:  2 3/8 dia. X 1"  
  • Weight:  2.3 oz. 


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The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.