B1587 - Sweet Little Antique French Red Velvet Jewel / Boudoir Box, Napoleon III, C1860
This is a sweet little antique French jewel / boudoir box dating from the Napoleon III era C 1860. It oozes timeworn charm and would be perfect to add an authentic antique finishing touch to a dressing table.
The box is covered in it's original red silk velvet now timeworn from years of use.
The lid is very decorative. It has silvered filigree appliqués to all 4 corners and in the centre is a decorative handle. There is a cute little filigree clasp.
The lid lifts up to reveal the original cerise pink padded silk interior.
The box is sturdy and very useable. There are two small pieces of damage to the filigree appliqué on the lid and a little wear to the lining.
It measures :- 14.25 cm cm (5.6 inches) wide x 10 cm (4 inches) deep x 6.5 cm (2.6 inches) high.
A very old and beautiful box to use and enjoy and another divine antique French find from La Belle Étoffe.
Please note that the items photographed in the box are not included.
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Possible delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World