Sale 213 Lot 447

Two French Glass and Gilt Bronze Mounted Boxes,
one of elongated oval form, the other of rectangular form.
Width of wider 6 inches.
Estimate $ 600-800

Larger in overall good condition. Glass without chips, cracks or repairs. Gilt bronze mounts intact with fairly even, bright patina. Hinge opens smoothly. Lid does not close perfectly tight. Possibly lacking elements to catch. Smaller example in similar condition without cracks or repairs to glass. Mounts all appear present with fairly even, slightly dirty patina, some scratches. Lid does not close completely flush.

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