Shagreen, silver and amethyst box

Price range: Sold

A particularly good and decorative John Paul Cooper (attributed) shagreen box, with silver strapwork and an amethyst finial, on ball feet. The box is not hallmarked or signed but has all the characteristics of John Paul Cooper’s work. The box probably dates to around 1915.

Maker: John Paul Cooper

Designer: John Paul Cooper

Date : c .1910-20

Marks: None

Material: Shagreen, sterling silver, banded agate, wood

Condition: Excellent

Size: 11.5cm diameter, 11cm high

Weight : NA

SKU: A62 Category:


For examples similar to this box see “John Paul Cooper. Designer and craftsman of the arts and crafts movement” by Natasha Kuzmanovic. Also the Victoria & Albert Museum accession number M.34&A-1972