H: 40 in / 101 cm | W: 17 in / 43 cm | D: 14.5 in / 36.5 cm
An Exquisite Jewel Casket in the Louis XV Manner
Employing a finely grained book-matched tulipwood, the whole extensively crossbanded with kingwood having gilt bronze mounts and inset with sévres style porcelain plaques. The hinged top lifting upwards with a front à abattant revealing drawers. The casket supported on serpentine legs and incorporating a lockable drawer.
French, Circa 1875