French bronze mounted ivory box carved with hunting scenes

£1,800

This elegant ivory box features fine relief carved scenes of wild game and a bas relief bronze plaque of dogs in the midst of a hunt.

 

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Description

This elegant ivory box is raised on four ornate pierced scroll feet. Each of the four sides of the box features a relief carved scene of deer ranging in a landscape. The hinged lid of the box opens to reveal a red velvet lined interior, while the top of the lid is mounted with bas relief bronze plaque depicting a frenzied dog hunting scene.

The bronze plaque is signed ‘MOREL. F.’ to the lower left.

Details

Country of Origin
French
Date of Manufacture
19th Century
Period
19th Century
Style
Animal / Animalier, Hunting
Material
Bronze, Ivory
Colour
Brown, Cream

Dimensions

Height
6.5 cm / 2.4 inches
Width
11 cm / 4.3 inches
Depth
8 cm / 3.1 inches

Reference:
10123

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