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Antique French Napoleon III empire gilt large jewelry box bevelled glass 1860s

Magnificent & large brass and facetted glass jewelry box. Very good condition from use (small deformations, patina of age). No damage to the glass. Rare in this size. Height 14,2cm (5,59inch), lenght 18,3cm (7,20inch), width 19,5cm-7,67inch (with Garland of flowers). Others photos on request. The item “Antique French Napoleon III empire gilt large jewelry box […]

Napoleon III Second Empire Boulle Marquetry Ebonized Inlaid Box

This Napoleon III inlaid boulle box is a true masterpiece. It is inlaid with brass, copper, pewter and very small pieces of blue, green and red stone. It has a lock and key and is lined in the original red velvet. The lock is old but works. The inlays are on the top of the […]

HUGE PALACE Pair French 19thC Napoleon III Second Empire Marquetry Boxes Caskets

Today we are offering for sale a rare and absolutely stunning pair of antique Palace-size marquetry French boxes! Expertly and intricately crafted in the 19th century, this pair of dressing room storage caskets feature contrasting marquetry. In very good antique condition, with very minimal wear commensurate with age and fragility. Each box has a naturally-occurring […]