This is a magnificent exceptional quality antique French gilt brass and gilt bronze jewellery casket, bearing the makers mark AB Paris, circa 1880 in date.
This stunning casket is rectangular in shape and is raised on four delightful turned small feet.
The lid features truly remarkable cast bronze scenes of hunters, dogs and preys in the forest. The four lateral panels have equally attractive cast bronze panels featuring dancing figures in a village, farmers at work and people enjoying a taste of wine in company, making this box an outstanding luxury piece of folklore art.
It opens to reveal a superb interior which retains its charming original burgundy velvet fabric and is ready to store all your precious items.
There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece for any discerning collector.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 10 x Width 16 x Depth 13
Dimensions in inches:
Height 4 inches x Width 6 inches x Depth 5 inches
Our reference: A1032