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Napoleon III French Antique Glove or Gants Box withBoulle MOP Inlays

From around 1850 to 1880 it was quite fashionable in France/Paris for well dressed ladies and gentlemen to wear expensive kid leather or crocheted lace gloves. It followed that such lovely and expensive gloves needed a means of safe storage and skilled craftsmen began making elegant and very expensive boxes for that purpose. Called “Gants” […]

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 […]

Antique French Rosewood & Marquetry Glove Box Nap III Period

Antique French Rosewood & Marquetry Glove Box Napoléon III Period. Lovely & Antique French Rosewood Glove box with satinwood Marquetry, marque. D “Gants” (Gloves) on top. This box has a hinged front panel that. Drops open making it easy to get your gloves. Measures of the box closed. 10″7 x 4″ x 33. (27.3 cm […]

19th C. Napoleon III French Glove Box, Boulle Inlaid Decoration

Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A FABULOUS ANTIQUE FRENCH NAPOLEON III FRENCH DROP FRONT GLOVE BOX WITH BOULLE INLAY MEDALLION ON TOP. THE BOX HAS BURLED WOOD INLAID IN THE CENTER PANEL OF THE TOP WITH AN ELABORATE BOULLE WORK OVAL MEDALLION IN THE CENTER. THE INLAID BRASS IS NICELY CUT […]

19th C. Napoleon III French Glove Box, Boulle Inlaid Decoration (#2)

Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a lovely 19th Century French Napoleon III glove box with elaborate boulle inlaid decoration. The box is made of burl walnut with a decorative boulle center medallion and boulle work inlaid in ebonized wood forming a border around the top of the box and extending down […]

Antique Napoleaon III French Drop Front Glove Box, Mop Inlay Decoration On Top

Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A FABULOUS ANTIQUE FRENCH NAPOLEON III FRENCH DROP FRONT GLOVE BOX WITH MOTHER-OF-PEARL DECORATION ON THE TOP. THE BOX HAS BEAUTIFUL MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID DECORATION ON TOP WITH BRASS BANDING. LEFT SIDE HAS A SMALL PIECE OF BANDING MISSING. BRASS LOCKING MECHANISM WITH KEY HOLE ON FRONT […]