Another consignment of absolutely stunning heirloom boudoir boxes - all covered with beautiful, authentic 18th and 19th century fabrics - Toile de Jouy, romantic florals, cabbage roses and softly faded prints, and lined with original sepia print 18th & 19th Century letters. I have carefully sorted them into coordinating colours, and am listing 3 lots this week. This is a collection of 3 square boxes - all covered with French 19th century hand dyed indigo resist fabric - the fabric was printed in Alsace in Eastern France around 1890. Each box is covered with antique fabric of a different design, in coordinating indigo tones. All the boxes are in excellent condition, with no damage. With the lid on, the smallest box measures 14cms x 14cms x 10cms (5.5" x 5.5" x 4"), the medium box 19cms x 19cms x 13cms (7.5" x 7.5" x 5") and the largest 23cms x 23cms x 15cms (9" x 9" x 6"). Beautiful, rare collection of boxes for storing boudoir treasures, sewing notions, cards, love letters, photos and ephemera!
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