RARE ~ RETIRED ~
This magnificent and
unusual Limoges box is in the shape of a GLOBE PERFUME CHEST with a French
Crystal jeweled perfume bottle inside. The Globe rests upon a detailed
brass stand and is beautifully hand-painted with flowers and 24K Gold embellishments.
When opened, the Limoges box reveals the first tier, showing a circular flower
design, with the top of the jeweled perfume bottle in the center. The
interior tier opens to reveal the Perfume Bottle inside. This exquisite
Limoges box is artfully and colorfully hand-painted with great detailing and has
been fired numerous times to achieve its brilliant colors. The box is
adorned with intricate metalwork and an ornate HEART & FLOWERS clasp. This
Limoges porcelain box is meticulously crafted entirely in Limoges, France and
bears the insignia of the artist.
3 1/2 inches high and 2 1/4
inches in diameter