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Antique French Napoleon III Game Box in Boulle Marquetry

$3,040.76

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Antique French Napoleon III gambling chest in "Boulle" Marquetry, with game elements inside. Small wood gambling chest with playing cards and mother of pearls jetton. Lid decorated with inlaid brass and tortoiseshell. Two compartment with walls. It retains original seller label under the bottom, marked "ROGER AINE, rue Saint-Honore n. 171, Tabletier, Paris 1". Napoleon III era, second half of 19th century. A beautiful old Boulle-worked box in a remarkably fine condition, without a loss or lift.

Details

  • Similar to
    Ecole Boulle (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.58 in. (4 cm)Width: 8.27 in. (21 cm)Depth: 4.73 in. (12 cm)
  • Style
    Napoleon III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good used condition, according to the age.
  • Seller Location
    Bochum, DE
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 80071stDibs: LU980421406562

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Bochum, Germany
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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