Up for sale is a nice quality antique 19th century handmade Napoleon III French wooden smoking box. It’s made out of an ebony colored veneered wood and embellished with a boulle accent on the slightly domed lid. It has inlaid brass decor, mounted brass trim and a spring loaded button style lock on the front. The box opens on a hinge and has a compartmentalized inside with a removable tray in the back. The front compartments can are meant for cigarettes and the back for smoking utensils and matches. It is in nice condition and measures 8 1/2 inches long by 5 1/4 inches wide by 2 inches tall. It has a couple losses on the curved edges as seen in photos. Thank you for visiting “Dusty Treasures ” and please feel free to browse through. Which will be a charge of 7% due to New Jersey state law. Please make sure to look at all pictures very closely before purchasing, as most pieces in my shop are non refundable. Most items are antique or vintage and could have usual ware from age. If there is anything you are unsure about feel free to ask, i will be happy to answer any questions. Thank you for visiting and hope to see you again real soon!!! The item “Antique 1800s brass wood veneer Napoleon III French smoking cigarette box boulle” is in sale since Thursday, March 7, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes”. The seller is “michaelstacyart” and is located in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood
- Maker: handmade
- Original/Reproduction: Original