Rectangular handkerchief box with marquetry


Rectangular Brazilian rosewood-veneered handkerchief box with chevrons marquetry. Lid with engraved brass large foliaged cartouche in centre, is ornated with branches frieze alternating with bone pine cones and blossoms. Padded interior of blue silk.

Napoleon III Era.

Height: 9 cm (3-1/2 in.) - Length: 21 cm (8-1/4 in.) - Depth: 15 cm (6 in.).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2011120088