19th Century French Gothic Brass & Copper Jewelry Box with Repousse Leaf Motifs
This antique patinated gilt casket was created in France, circa 1890. Built with brass and copper, the miniature trunk-shaped box with bombe top, stands on curved feet, and is embellished with intricate repousse floral and leaf motifs on all four sides. The jewelry box is upholstered with the original inside luxurious green velvet. The small safe is in excellent condition commensurate with age and use, and adorns a rich patinated bronze finish throughout; it would make a beautiful, useful addition to a desk or a decorative jewelry box on a vanity table. Measures: 9″ W x 5″ D x 6″ H.
|9" W x 5" D x 6" H
Late 19th Century