This is an exquisite antique French burr-walnut and ebonised Cave a Liqueur, or tantalus, circa 1860 in date.
The Cave a Liqueur features a burr walnut and ebonised case with glass panels and an 'up and over' lid enclosing a gilt bronze frame containing sixteen small glasses and four decanters with stoppers.
The glasses and decanters are beautifully engraved with foliate decoration.
It is an absolutely superb set which is sure to attract a lot of attention.
In really excellent condition with no damage, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 28 x Width 35 x Depth 27
Dimensions in inches:
Height 11 inches x Width 1 foot, 2 inches x Depth 11 inches
Our reference: 09167