A charming antique Napoleon III era French gilt bronze round picture frame. Patterned with an ornate border of Neoclassical palmettes or sea shell forms. Topped by an opulent Louis XVI finial, of a laurel wreath with ribbon knot bow. Having old slightly rounded or convex glass. The back finished with a green fabric mat and prong settings. Having a hinged metal easel for table top display as well as a loop ring for hanging. In overall good antique condition with wear to the gilding. Measures 4" in height x 3" width. Will hold a picture or small painting measuring about 2 3/8" diameter. Note: the image of a lady within the frame is just a print.