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Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged

Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged

Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged
Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Magnificent antique French 1850s Napoleon III era gilt dore bronze jewel or vanity casket with hand painted and signed by artist miniature portrait. Thick, heavy bronze construction with a rich gold or gilded finish. The box itself has a textured sides, with embossed flowers and scrolls.

The lid with three marvelous features, beautiful ornate bronze design applied on textured background all framed with laurel and scrolled edge frame. In the center, of course, is a beautifully executed portrait miniature protected by the glass.

Inside of the box is lining, velvet in soft butter color. Measures - 5 1/2" x 4"; stands 2 highest.

This fabulous piece, in excellent condition with general wear consistent with age, light tarnish to gilding, otherwise just fine. Please see pictures for details, they are part of my description. The item "Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged" is in sale since Tuesday, September 08, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "crystal4sale" and is located in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Maker: made in France
  • Type: Boxes
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Age: 1850-1899
  • Color: Gold
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Country/Region of Origin: France

Antique gilded dore Bronze Box, hand painted, signed Miniature Portrait, hinged