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A Magnificent Gilt-Bronze and Eglomise Four Bottle Scent Casket

FRANCE, Circa 1870

REF No. B74601

dimensions

Height :10 cm | 3⁷/₈ in
Width :23 cm | 9 in
Depth :18 cm | 7¹/₈ in

description

A Magnificent Gilt-Bronze and Eglomise Scent Casket.

This exceptional Grand Tour scent casket is of oval lobbed form finely cast in gilt-bronze with foliate reserves, the hinged lid opening to reveal a fitted interior with a removable caddy fitted with four gilt mounted square section ruby glass scent bottles, each with a finely painted eglomise glass stopper depicting architectural views of Paris; The Cathedral of Notre Dame, Les Invalides, L'Arc de Triomphe and Palais Bourbon.

French, Circa 1850.

 

A Magnificent Gilt-Bronze and Eglomise Four Bottle Scent Casket







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