This is a most superior French Porcelain Casket from the workshop of Edme et Cie Samson of Paris , France. Displaying a domed lid with the most exquisite hand painted details... it is a petite jewel .
Edme et cie Samson (Paris) was a very fine factory that specialized in quality small wares in the style of 18th century. Battersea, Serves and Meissen, the workmanship being so superior that many experts believe the work to be far superior than the originals and consequently they are in high demand and displayed in Museums around the world.
This would make a fine addition to your collection of antique caskets or boxes. Perfect for display, it will show beautifully in any room... a treasure to enjoy for many years to come.
Condition: Excellent, no chips or breaks or cracks with a tight fitting lid.
Marks: hand-drawn mark in red on base of the casket.
Size: 2 1/2" Wide x 1" Height