Cedric Dupont Antiques

French Mid 19th Century Ormolu And Sèvres Porcelain Coffret De Bijoux

Item # 6197 Dimensions: H: 8.25" L: 5" D: 7.75"

Category: Accessories
A most charming and high quality French mid 19th century ormolu and Sèvres porcelain Coffret de Bijoux. The box is raised by by a rectangular base with concave sides and a rich etched recessed pattern. Each leg is a wonderfully detailed herons neck and head, amidst elegant scrolled pierced foliate movements, centered by smooth cabochon. The Sèvres porcelain box displays elegant hand painted scenes of a man courting a woman, and vivid flowers and fruits. Above the decorative ormolu Les Oves border is the tilt back lid that locks with a key. Also displayed is a richly chased ormolu young boy and a girl sitting amidst floral garlands and Sèvres plaques. The lid opens to reveal the original blue velvet fitted interior.
All original gilt.
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