Custom Box - The box is bolivian rosewood; the legs are curly maple, the patterned lid is spalted maple burl, and the handle is made of lacewood. long x wide x tall, including the handle (the depth of the actual box is 3 inches).
A George III rosewood, sabicu and gilt-brass mounted commode. Attributed to Pierre Langlois He was of French Huguenot Descent Provenance: The Rishworth Family, Birthwaite Hall, Barnsley, Yorkshire Literature: Jane Roberts, ed., George III & Queen Charlotte: Patronage, Collecting, and Court Taste, 2004, pp. 256-8, for a discussion of a similar piece in the Royal Collection, attributable to Langlois Circa 1770