Baccarat crystal cylindrical box, solid silver lid, part of a Napoleon III period toiletry trim, mid-19th century circa 1860.
Beautiful model in strong crystal, cut with cut sides, lid in guilloché silver, decorated with a large Louis XV style cartouche in which is engraved a crown of Count, on a monogram BM.
The lid has the Minerva 1st grade hallmark, as well as a goldsmith's mark.
The whole is in excellent condition. A beautiful witness to the daily refinement of the aristocracy during the 19th century.
Diameter: 6.3 cm
Height: 9.7 cm
Lid weight: 17 g
- Baccarat - silver-mounted cufflink box, Count's crown, circa 1860
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 16 g