This listing is for a beautiful 19th Century French elaborately decorated gilt bronze trinket box with multiple figures and scenic embossed top over mother of pearl background. The scenic decoration on the top is surrounded with an engraved border and each of the sides has a wide leaf garland design in relief. Box has an elongated octagon shape and sits on four rounded feet with the interior of the box being lined with newer fabric. Box would be stunning relined with tufted silk fabric. The hinge is tight and box opens and closes correctly.
Dimensions: 1 1/2" high, 4" long and 2 3/4" wide. Weighs 10.9 ounces.
Condition: The box is in excellent Estate condition with no damage or repairs (other than replaced interior fabric). There is minor wear to the brightness of the gilding from normal handling, however, box is still gorgeous.
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