Palais Royal gilded and cut glass curving Scent Bottle Casket

Palais Royal gilded and cut glass curving Scent Bottle Casket

Palais Royal gilded and cut glass curving Scent Bottle Casket

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Palais Royal gilded and cut glass curving Scent Bottle Casket:
the curving handles and feet with ball finial with foliate details; with
curved glass bevelled lid opening to reveal six facet-cut glass scent
bottles with mother of pearl inlay to the hinged lids.
French, circa 1890 and restored.

Height: 5" - 13.0cm
Width: 8" - 20.0cm
Projection (Inches): 7"
Glossary Words

Palais Royale

Small, French, gilded metal trinkets, some with Parisian scenes, many with mother-of-pearl insets. For instance, a gilded goat pulling a mother-of-pearl cart.

finial

Ornament forming a finishing flourish.
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