French blue opaline glass perfume casket set

£2,200

This charming perfume set features a lustrous blue opaline glass casket and four crystal perfume bottles adorned with silver-gilt mounts.

 

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Description

This beautiful French perfume casket is a superb example of nineteenth century French design. The set is comprised of a blue opaline glass casket and four perfume bottles. The opaline glass casket features a quatrefoil design, with the body surmounted by a hinged domed cover. The body is mounted with gilt brass to the rim and is set with twin looped scrollwork handles. The casket is inset with gilt brass bottle holders, likewise worked to resemble ropework.

The bottles are crafted from crystal and are set with silver-gilt necks and stoppers.

Details

Country of Origin
French
Date of Manufacture
19th Century
Period
19th Century
Material
Brass, Crystal, Gilt, Opaline Glass, Silver-gilt
Colour
Blue, Clear, Gold

Dimensions

Height
11 cm / 4.3 inches
Width
11 cm / 4.3 inches
Depth
8 cm / 3.1 inches

Reference:
16761g

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