Imposing antique French red velvet porte montre rose basket bow motifs

Imposing large antique French red velvet and silver metal porte montre / fob watch stand, dating from the Napoleon III period. A wonderful faded grandeur confection, consisting of an easel wooden frame covered in red velvet ,adorned with a porte montre hook medallion, embellished with ribbon bow, rose,musical instruments, wheat sheaf, poppy and scythe, laurel leaves, grapes and vine leaves motifs.It is in very good condition with light wear to the velvet and aged patina to the metal embellishment. The porte montre has a brass easel leg as well as a small ring for hanging if preferred. An utterly delicious and most charming treasure for period display. Please study the photos as these form part of the description, if you need more, please do not hesitate to ask. Dimensions : 12 inches high 6 3/4 inches wide

Item ID: 1184

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$129 USD SOLD

French faded-grandeur


Pippa Edney, LE TOURNEUR, France   

Delicious French faded grandeur crowns, boudoir ,wedding & lace treasures

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SHIPPING WILL RESUME 2nd DECEMBER 2014. Layaway arrangements available on all my items

We are currently unavailable until Tuesday, December 2. We will try to respond to emails during our absence. Purchase orders are welcome and will automatically reserve the item for you. We will be happy to confirm your purchases and answer any questions upon our return.

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