Round Baccarat crystal box, solid silver lid, part of an Art Nouveau period toiletry set, circa 1900.
The format is ideal for storing cufflinks.
Beautiful model in strong crystal, with cut off sides, lid in silver guilloché and vermeil ( gilt with fine gold), adorned with a monogram MB.
The lid has the Minerva 1er grade hallmark, the goldsmith's mark and the signature of the manufacturer Pinteaux in Paris.
A beautiful witness to the refinement of the high-society art of living in the 19th century.
Dimensions: 6.4 cm
Height: 4 cm
Lid weight: approx. 40 g, including the mount on the box.
- Baccarat - vermeil mounted cufflink box with Minerva punch
- .950 silver, Crystal
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Baccarat et Pinteaux
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 60 g