Fabulous antique French or Bohemian Napoleon III era bisque porcelain & gilt ormolu triple scent caddy, blue & gold with profile style portrait medallion and three original white opaline glass & ormolu scent or perfume bottles! A unique and interesting piece, some fading to the blue top and wear to the gold enamel decoration but there are no chips or cracks in either the top or body of the thick bisque porcelain box! Rich gold gilded ormolu base with wire feet, collar with ring side handles and the interior has the original attached wire framework to hold the three scent bottles! A remarkable piece, don't miss it!
Very good condition. As noted, there is some age fading to the blue top and some wear to the gold decoration. No chips, cracks or other damage to the box or perfume bottles. Two of the bottles have stoppers, one missing. See pictures for measurements.
Antique French sterling silver, Georgian jewelry, sewing, Black Forest, etc 17th to 19th c. European
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