Antique French black glass extra large egg shaped box or casket on gilt ormolu four leg stand. Shimmering black onxy colored glass is hand painted in white enamel with orchid flowers with leaves and ferns. The gilt stand is adorned with hanging rings, flowers, and curly cues. The box stands 3" tall in it's stand and measures 4" across the egg. Opens and closes easily on a good hinge and clasps securely. This extra large egg is in excellent condition and the stand is intact with no losses.