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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 […]