The sides are decorated with armorial panels, scrolled acanthus leaves and floral vases. The hinged lid is set with a large circular signed portrait painting. The hinged lid opening to reveal the original silk lined interior with an inset bevelled mirror panel. The casket is raised on on elegant cast toupie feet and is complete with working lock and the oriiginal key.
A truly beautiful example which is functional as well as being highly decorative.
In excellent condition. As an antique item, the casket show signs of use commensurate with age, these minor condition issues are mentioned for accuracy and, as seen in the accompanying photographs, the casket displays beautifully.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 12 x Width 24 x Depth 17
Dimensions in inches:
Height 5 inches x Width 9 inches x Depth 7 inches
Our reference: A1732