B1797 - Fabulous Vintage French Round Brass Jewellery Box, 'Etched' Lid Charming Scene
This is a fabulous vintage French brass jewel box. It is of superb quality. It is of an excellent size and would look divine on a dressing table.
It is round in shape and made in brass. The lid has a charming 19th Century 'etched' scene of a grandfather playing tug of war with his grandchildren. It has the title 'LE DÉFI AU GRAND PÉRE' D'APRÉS MORGAN. The detail in the design is astonishing - the little girls and dog look almost three dimensional.
The lid lifts up to reveal an interior lined with a sumptuous cotton velvet in a sublime shade of cherry red.
There is a lovely scrolled flower and leaf design around the side of the box.
The box is in very good vintage condition. The lining is lovely and clean.
It measures :- 14 cms (5.5 inches) diameter x 4.4 cm (1.7 inches) high.
This beautiful box is from a carefully selected collection of gorgeous antique & vintage French decorative pieces & accessories at 'La Belle Étoffe'.
N.B. Any accessories we have used to display the box are not included.
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Available delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World