This nice French gilt bronze and enamel decorated box has an embossed center top decorated with an elaborate scene including a child and gentleman in Period costume. Surrounding the center design is a cobalt and white enamel border. There is also a beautifully embossed design around the sides of the box. Box has a wood lined interior which might indicate this box was originally intended to be used as a cigarette box. Stamped "France" on inside top rim.
Dimensions: Measures 1 1/4" high, 3 3/4" long and 2 1/2" wide. Weighs 8.5 ounces.
Condition: Box is in excellent Estate condition with no noted flaws. Gilding is bright and box has good a hinge with box opening and closing properly.
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