We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration a wonderful RARE ANTIQUE FRENCH VICTORIAN STORE STOCK LITHOGRAPH CANDY CONTAINER BOX!
This EXQUISITE little miniature was originally used as a candy or CHOCOLATE BOX in the late 1800's that a courting gentleman would give his sweetheart, and with the gorgeous CAMEO PORTRAITS of beautiful Victorian ladies it will render it the PERFECT DISPLAY for use with your ANTIQUE DOLLS!
The box measures 5 3/4" tall, 3 1/4" wide and 2" deep, and has EXCEPTIONAL DETAIL, made with the original French blue colored cardboard paper with fancy LITHOGRAPH PORTRAITS and original decorative EMBOSSED GOLD scrolled embellishments! The front side of the box features an oval cameo of a beautiful dark haired VICTORIAN LADY dressed in formal attire with her hair up, and the opposite side of the box has a cameo of a YOUNG GIRL with long black hair and in a very lovely PINK DRESS; the details and colors used in these lithograph portraits are just EXQUISITE! The sides of the box has additional fancy gold embossing, with one side featuring a lady's PADDLE FAN, and the other a SCENIC PICTURE, all paper attributes of VICTORIAN EPHEMERA! The top of the box opens CARTON STYLE to reveal it's cardboard interior, and with the exception of a small spot on one side and very slight age wear, the overall appearance of this lovely piece is STORE STOCK condition like the day it was made over 125 years ago!
We have shown it being modeled by our 16" antique French Fashion doll for scale purposes, who is probably thinking of a DOZEN ways to use this FANCY little container------the PERFECT piece to display your ALL BISQUE or MIGNONETTE with wardrobe items in as well!
An EXQUISITE ANTIQUE FRENCH VICTORIAN LITHOGRAPH CANDY CONTAINER BOX with CAMEO PORTRAITS and RARE accessory item for your FAVORITE antique doll, or simply FABULOUS displayed just as you see it, offered for the first time on Ruby Lane for your buying consideration!
Please note that any doll or accessory items used for display are not included in this offering, unless otherwise specified.
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