Box Hand Painted

LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION

LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION

LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION
Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a beautiful large Wave Crest Art Glass dresser box in the puffy or egg crate mold by the C. The dresser box features a soft white background with a beautifully enameled floral design with light blue beaded petals with white jeweled stamens outlined with iridescent pinkish-lavender enamel in a gilded honeycomb webbed design with coordinating design on the bottom section. The top and base are fitted with a decorative brass band with fancy embossed brass ormolu at each corner. The hinge is tight and box opens and closes correctly. Although unmarked, we guarantee this box to be as described. Box is pictured on page 89 of the book Wave Crest: The Glass of C. Monroe by Wilfred R Cohen.

Wave Crest glass was produced as an opal glass blank and was then hand decorated. Originally called "Opal Ware", this glass was at the height of its popularity from 1890 to 1910. Much of the opal glass known as Wave Crest was produced by the Mt.

As undecorated glass blanks to be decorated by their artists. Measures 3 3/4" high, 6 1/2" wide and 6 3/4 long. This nice box is in very good to excellent Estate Condition with no chips, cracks or repairs.

There is minor wear to the iridescent enamel design on the lid (see photos). We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION" is in sale since Thursday, April 12, 2012. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Other North American Art Glass".

The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Features: Hand Painted
  • Object Type: Dresser Box
  • Type of Glass: Opal Glass
  • Brand: C. Monroe
  • Glassware Category: Art Glass
  • Material: Glass
  • Original or Reproduction: Original
  • Region & Style: American


LARGE WAVE CREST 7 EGG CRATE MOLD DRESSER BOX with ORMOLU DECORATION