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Antique Napoleon III French Burl Wood Sewing Box, Brass & Mop Inlay On Top

Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A FABULOUS ANTIQUE FRENCH NAPOLEON III BURL WOOD SEWING BOX. THE BOX HAS A BEAUTIFUL BRASS INLAID DESIGN WITH MOTHER-OF-PEARL EMBELLISHMENT ON CENTER TOP AND BRASS LOCKING MECHANISM WITH KEY HOLE ON FRONT (NO KEY). THE BODY IS MADE OF BURLED WOOD WITH TUFTED SILK LINED […]

French box wood, elm magnifying glass, marquetry + brass medallion, Napoleon III

Antique wooden box, style and period Napoleon III. The lid is domed, decorated with a central golden brass medallion. The box is in elm magnifying glass, with 2 borders in marquetry and a border in blackened wood. On the front, a keyhole in golden brass, but the key is missing. Inside, there was a separation, […]

Antique French Napoleon III Marquetry Box with Brass Inlay

This is a lovely French Antique Marquetry Inlaid Wooden box made during the Napoleon III Period which lasted from 1848 until 1870. The top has a beautiful inlay of brass which the photos show well. Probably owned by a wealthy family, boxes such as this were used for a variety of purposes, jewelry, sewing, storing […]

Antique French wooden glove box / casket Napoleon III Era brass mother of pearl

Perdi’s Antiques & Jewellery. Item description: Antique French wooden gloves box / casket Napoleon III Era, brass & mother of pearl inlay detail. Condition: Chip in the corner at the front, slight bow in the wood at the top, a couple of chips underside. Inside colour isn’t rich all around, and slight wear to the […]

Antique Napoleon III Boulle Work and Brass Glove or Document Box 19th Century

Antique Napoleon III black lacquer glove or document box with boulle work, brass trim and working key. Measures 11 1/4″ long x 3″ high x 4 deep. I have not polished up the brass (but it will certainly shine up if desired). There are small areas of wear to the lacquer, and minor areas of […]

WRITING DESK BOX Antique English George III Mahogany & Brass Box Circa 1790

READ ABOUT OUR GALLERY. GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BRASS WRITING SLOPE England, circa 1790 Item # 801GPP27. A rare find in this condition and with this degree of originality throughout, this fine mahogany writing slope is austere and simple in form. Original heavy brass carrying handles flank the box, one acting also as the draw […]

French Napoleon III jewelry box, brass and blue cabochons, silk interior

Superb old box, rectangular. Decor golden brass and blue cabochons. The interior is padded with blue silk but damaged. Dimensions: 4.5 inches by 2.5 inches. Height: 2.5 inches. Beautiful authentic box in good condition despite a little use. The item “French Napoleon III jewelry box, brass and blue cabochons, silk interior” is in sale since […]

Antique French Brass Inlaid Wood Jewel Box, Napoleon III Period

ANTIQUE FRENCH WOOD, BRASS, MOTHER OF PEARL MARQUETRY JEWEL BOX, NAPOLEON III ERA, 1860 YEARS. BRASS ORNEMENT AROUND THE LID. IT S IN VERY GOOD CONDITION, WITHOUT CRACK, CHIP OR REPAIR, WE MUST JUST TO NOTE, FEW TINY TRACES OF USE. MEASURES:HEIGHT:3,5″ INCHES OR 9 CENTIMETERS, LENGTH:10,6″ INCHES OR 27,1 CM, WIDTH:8,5 INCHES OR 21,7 […]

Antique French Ebonized Wood, Inlaid Brass Jewel Box, Napoleon III Period

ANTIQUE FRENCH EBONIZED WOOD AND INLAID BRASS JEWEL BOX, NAPOLEON III ERA, 1860 YEARS. BRASS ORNEMENT AROUND THE LID. IT S IN VERY GOOD CONDITION, WITHOUT CRACK, CHIP OR REPAIR, WE MUST JUST TO NOTE, FEW TRACES OF USE. THE LOCK IS IN GOOD WORKING ORDER. MEASURES:HEIGHT:1,5″ INCH OR 4 CENTIMETERS, LENGTH:3,3″ INCHES OR 8,5 […]

French Antique Glove’Gants Box Napoleon III Brass Boulle and Stringing Inlay

The old French Glove or “Gants” Boxes are ones we always watch for in our trips to Paris. They are not common but once in a while we find one and are able to obtain it. We found this one in a Paris Antiques market and, although it has some flaws, we were thrilled to […]