MOTHER OF PEARL AND BRONZE PERFUME BOX WITH ASIAN SCENES;
NAPOLEON III.

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MOTHER OF PEARL AND BRONZE PERFUME BOX WITH ASIAN SCENES; <br/>
NAPOLEON III.
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Round perfume box containing six flasks. The three larger flasks are in pink opaline accented with gold foliage, and the other three smaller flasks are in crystal and gilt bronze that is decorated with openwork floral motifs. The body of the box is decorated with rectangular plates of mother of pearl. The lid is very elaborately decorated with three realistic reverse glass paintings featuring scenes inspired by the Far East. They are interspaced with six mother-of-pearl plates that are delicately engraved with floral motifs and pagodas. They rest on an ormolu background that is embellished with Gothic festoons. Light wear to the painting. Dim: W: 7,1 in - D: 7,1in - H: 4,3in. Dim: L:18cm, P:18cm, H:11cm. Circa: 1860-1870. Price: 9300€


MOTHER OF PEARL AND BRONZE PERFUME BOX WITH ASIAN SCENES;
NAPOLEON III.