This beveled glass casket is fully decorated in dore bronze. The lid is adorned with winged cherubs or putti carrying wreaths. In the center is a crowned eagle. The cherub theme is repeated on the front and back of the box. The sides of the casket are adorned with the a laurel wreath and bow. The lid which has thick glass between the bronze has a small chip in the left bottom corner and a large chip in the right lower corner. The glass is thick and has a bevel cut on the interior as well as on each outer corner of the box. There is a bit of tarnish to the original mercury gilding, but this is age related. This is a lovely old piece and would be perfect sitting atop a vanity or in a powder room. It would also make a nice addition to a desktop or bookcase shelf.
It measures 3.5" Long x 2.25" Deep x 1.5" High