A very fine antique round box, bronze and crystal. France, First Empire, circa 1830.
This is a really high quality round box, the cover is decorated with a bronze ormolu plaque, with 4 eagles and ending by a bronze strawberry. The base is decorated with winged lions and wreaths.
Very fine details and very fine casting and chiseling bronze. I cleaned all the bronze.The last photo shows the box before cleaning. Please see photos carefully to admire the beauty of the work. H : 3 3/4 inches (9.5 cm). Diameter : 3 3/4 inches (9.5 cm). Weight : 1 lb 0.6 oz (472 grams).
It is a heavy casting bronze. No chips, cracks or any damage. B : this lot comes from the Hopkinson family collection. The item "Antique First Empire Bronze & Crystal Jewelry Box/ France C.
1830/ Eagle/ Winged" is in sale since Thursday, November 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Other Decorative Collectibles". The seller is "paulfayad12" and is located in Voorhees, New Jersey.This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, Iceland, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Montserrat, Ukraine.