Elegant with its violin shape Napoleon III planter featuring a gilded bronze gallery at top, rows of gilded brass pearls and pair of handles. Great patinated burr walnut marquetry on all sides. Rest on four small wooden bun feet. Comes with its original removable-and water tight- copper insert which has been reinforced with fiber glass.
OF THE PERIOD: Napoleon III
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1850
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Hand-Crafted Burl, Copper, Brass
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
W 15 in. x D 9.5 in. x H 6.5 in.
W 38.1 cm x D 24.13 cm x H 16.51 cm