ANTIQUE TORTOISESHELL & ORMOLU MOUNTED PATCH OR ROUGE BOX

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£5,250.00

ANTIQUE TORTOISESHELL & ORMOLU MOUNTED PATCH OR ROUGE BOX

Product Description

ANTIQUE TORTOISESHELL & ORMOLU MOUNTED PATCH OR ROUGE BOX

Circa 1760

Height: 2¾ inches / 7 cm
Width: 4½ inches / 11.4 cm
Depth: 3⅝ inches / 9.2 cm

Stock number: GD7667/217
Price: £5250

A French Louis XV scarlet tortoiseshell casket with superb ormolu mounts, set on ormolu paw feet, this lovely little box retains its original lock and key which open a drawer to the front, which contains four small glass jars with ormolu lids. Beautiful colour and quality.