Boxes (4) - Napoleon III Style - Gilt, leatherette

Boxes (4) - Napoleon III Style - Gilt, leatherette
France - Second half 20th century

1) A pair of gold, Napoleon III style metal boxes. The body, decorated with volutes, rests on 4 studs. Both have hinged lids, respectively covered with a red and a blue plaque. A white cartouche on each lid contains a painted flowers bouquet. Both lids have a golden edge with an insect-shaped clasp. Interiors respectively in red and blue velvet. Unidentified hallmarks on the back of each box. Dimensions 4 x 9 x 6 cm. 2) A pair of boxes covered with faux leather, respectively green and tobacco brown. Both have a similar decoration on body and lid with a double frame decoration shaped as a lozenge. Bottom covered with felt, both inside and outside.Dimensions: 5 x 17 x 12 cm. Registered shipping.

Lot details
No. of items
Gilt, leatherette
Napoleon III Style
Estimated Period
Second half 20th century
Country of Origin
As new - unused
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