Candy container or "bonbonnière" - Charles X - Bronze (gilt), Glass - circa 1830

Description
Candy container or "bonbonnière" - Charles X - Bronze (gilt), Glass - circa 1830
France

A very rare candy container or "bonbonnière" in the form of a fortified tower with battlements, a flag and door with heavy hinges and lock, placed on a glass platform with bronze edges and a stack on four cannonballs on each edge.

Made of gilded and finely chiseled bronze and engraved glass.

Signed by the maker : "Goauche à Paris".

Paris (France). Charles X era. Circa 1830.

Dimensions: H (with flag) 27.5cm ; platform 14.5cm x 14.5cm ; diameter (glass) 8cm



Lot details
Object
Candy container or "bonbonnière"
Material
Bronze (gilt), Glass
Style
Charles X
Estimated Period
circa 1830
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
27.5×14.5×14.5 cm
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