B1487 - Gorgeous Vintage Italian Jewellery, Trinket, Keepsake Box, Romantic 18th C Scene
This is a gorgeous vintage Italian jewellery / keepsake box dating from the mid 20th Century.
It is made in papier mâché and has a sublime paper scene on the lid. The scene is of an 18th Century romantic couple surrounded by their animals and beautiful scenery.
The edges of the lid, the sides and bottom of the box are gilded. The box sits on 4 sturdy feet.
There is a lock and tiny key which works perfectly. The lid lifts up to reveal a sumptuous interior lined with velvet in a gorgeous shade of raspberry pink.
The box is in good sturdy condition. It has distressed and worn a little over the years (please see photos) but this just adds character to this gorgeous piece.
It measures :- W 33 cm (13 inches) x D 24 cm (9.5 inches) x H 10 cm (4 inches).
A gorgeous box for those special keepsakes and another divine antique French brocante find from la Belle Étoffe!
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Available delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World