These were often sculpted right angle shaped pieces of brass that were inlaid into the corners of the interior rims of the box. Originally used to reinforce the corner joints, these corner mounts became more of a decorative detailing feature rather than serving a practical purpose.
Brass Corner Mount from an Antique Walnut Jewellery Box by Halstaff & Hannaford.
Antique Jewellery Box in Burr Walnut by Halstaff & Hannaford.
Brass Corner Mounts from an Antique Mahogany Box.
Antique Box in Mahogany with Brass Strapping.
Engraved Gilt Brass Corner Mount from a Dome-Top Antique Jewellery Box in Coromandel.
Coromandel Dome Top Antique Jewellery Box.
Brass Corner Mount from an Antique Mahogany Jewellery Box.
Mahogany Antique Box with Brass Edging.
Brass Corner Mount from a Leuchars Antique Jewellery Box in Coromandel.
Ornate Inlaid Brass Corner Mounts from a Rosewood Antique Jewellery Box by Edwards.
Late Victorian Styled Brass Corner Mount from an Antique Asprey Jewellery Box.
Asprey Antique Jewellery Box in Coromandel.