French Antique Copper

19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)

19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)

19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)
This listing is for a beautiful 19th Century French bronze trinket/jewelry box with hand painted Limoges enamel on copper portrait insert. The Limoges enamel insert features a portrait of a beautiful woman painted in vivid colors with a jeweled headband in her hair. The bronze box is embossed with a lovely design around the lower body with a beaded band above and below. The top of the box has an engraved band around the inside edge with an ornate embossed floral swag on each side of the portrait.

Portrait is mounted in a engraved bronze bezel in the center of the top. The box is lined with a navy colored velvet fabric. The hinge is tight and the box opens and closes correctly. Measures 1 1/4" high, 4" long and 3 wide.

The exterior of the box is in excellent Estate condition with only a few minor dings and rubbed spots on the bottom from normal wear. The interior fabric is in very good condition.

The embossed bronze body is in excellent condition other than the bottom as described above. The Limoges enamel portrait inert is in very good condition and has a nice appearance although there are a couple of faint scratches to the finish and some cloudiness on the right side of the portrait that can't be felt on the outside. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.

We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)" is in sale since Monday, October 22, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina.

This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Style: French
  • Primary Material: Bronze
  • Age: 1850-1899
  • Country/Region of Origin: France
  • Original/Reproduction: Original

19th C. French Bronze Box, Limoges Enamel on Copper Portrait Insert (#2)