Here is a fine French Bulle de Savone opaline crystal jewelry or trinket box, dated to the early 20th century, similar boxes and more reference to bulle de savon opaline crystal can be found in the book Les Opalines by Christine Vincendean. This heavy for its size box painted throughout with colorful flowers and gilt floral accents. Bulle de savon opaline glass is absolutely stunning, the quality is magnificent, and the opaline glass illuminates with a fiery opalescence, literally glowing. The box set into ornate, gilt ormolu mounts with hinge, which works properly. Signed R. Noirot, who produced bottles and vanity items in this floral pattern for the House of Guerlain perfumery in a variety of popular scents. These decorated items by R.Noirot are highly collectable today.
The box is in very good to excellent condition with slight general wear from use.
It stands 4 1/8" high; diameter at the opening is 2 3/4".
Layaway is welcome.
Item ID: Prf-Btl-233
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