Marvelous 19th century French bronze ormolu casket. Oval in shape with a lovely enamel over copper signed portrait in the center of the lid.The lady is facing to your left, on her dark brown hair is an iridescent glow from the painted leafing. Lifting the lid to show a burgundy velvet lined box. You will notice too, that this has bun feet, very unusual for small boxes. So apropos of the Louis XVI styling, with all the bows, scrolls & leaf designs.
This is in superb condition no dents, dings weight about 1/2 pound. We have not polished the item, as some may prefer the natural patina. What a wonderful item to display on your vanity, dresser or wherever you choose. These charges are the buyers responsibility.We do not mark merchandise values below value or mark items as gifts - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Please be patient as we have no control over this. We thank you for viewing this item and hope you have enjoyed it? All jewelry comes gift boxed for presentation. The item "19th Century French Gilded Bronze Casket withSgn. Enamel on/Copper Portrait" is in sale since Monday, September 10, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware".
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