For all the precious knicknacks and bijoux so dear to your poupee's heart! This gold-toned iron casket is the perfect touch for your displays, with its delicate decoration and red silk lining. A piece for those who go beyond the collection of poupees and bebes, into the immersive world of scene decoration, we know how important setting the stage for your favorite demoiselles is. Antique fashion ladies never look better than when they are surrounded by period-appropriate accessories and furniture to keep them feeling at home. With this antique cast-iron accessory casket, you can ensure that your fashion ladies are feeling comfortable (and beautiful) in your cabinet, stashing their favorite treasures and accessories in this rare and wonderful signed Depose French cask. Intricate modeling on this cast-iron piece gives it that extra level of elegance, with a thin gold wash on top to result in a complex warm tone. Real-life sizes of a piece like this would absolutely be perfect in the home of a lady from the late 1800s. This piece itself comes to you from c.1875. It has a lovely lush red interior lining, so you can place your delicate fashion doll items in there for safekeeping in style. The bottom of the casket has a DEPOSE mark -- it was thus manufactured in France for export around the world. This is truly a stunning piece, with the intricate details and attention to accuracy making it an ideal choice for the lover of fashion dolls and their accessories.
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Cast iron four-legged casket for fashion doll accessories. Gold wash. C. 1885. Hinged lid, with crimson red silk interior lining. Height is 5.25" tall, with approximate width of 3".
MARKS: DEPOSE 263
CONDITION: Excellent. Gold wash is still present, giving the cast iron a gray-to-gold tone that accentuates the piece's natural age. Intricate details of modeling. Sturdy legs and hinged top. Interior silk and cushion intact and vibrant in color. No excuses.
NOTE: The accessories and the fashion doll shown in the first and last pictures are NOT included in this listing. For those items, check our shop for some of the accessories and the wood-body Bru who is currently on sale, or gives us a call or email.
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French "Depose" c.1875 Red Interior Cast-Iron Fashion Doll Accessory Casket