Rare Napoléon III Game Box in Boulle Style Marquetry, France, 1880s For Sale
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Rare Napoléon III Game Box in Boulle Style Marquetry, France, 1880s

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Rare Napoléon III game box circa 1880 made in Boulle Marquetry style with its game chips. The outside is in blackened fruit wood with materials as brass decoration lines and a tortoiseshell central medallion. The inner part is made of veneered mahogany. The interior has seven compartments for the many game chips and the dices. (195 chips made in bones in four colors and 5 dices.) Four compartments are removable. The box has its original key. In a very good general condition. Dimensions : Length 30 cm - 11.81 in. Width 23 cm - 9.05 in. Height 6 cm - 2.36 in.

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  • Condition Details
    with slight signs of wear on the lid without much incidence on the aesthetic appearance of the item.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 2.37 in. x W 9.06 in. x D 11.82 in.H 6 cm x W 23 cm x D 30 cm
  • Seller Location
    Paris, FR
  • Seller Reference Number
    199
  • Reference Number
    LU2546313425961
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