Antique French trinket or jewelry Box or Casket, dated to Napoleon era, early-mid 19th century (1800-1850'). Made of ebonize wood, the casket embellished with bronze decorative elements on front. The hinged lid decorated with four malachite bronze mounted jewels, mother of pearl cabochons in bronze surroundings and in the centre hand painted porcelain medallion in ornamental bronze frame.
The Casket stands 3 1/4" - 8.3 cm high; 5 1/2" - 14 cm long x 4" - 10cm deep.
It is in very good condition, apart from porcelain medallion has crack in it, yet fixed firmly and secure. Bronze has lost it golden colour and has nice age patina. Otherwise just perfect.
Layaway is welcome.
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