19th century gilt bronze and malachite casket

19th century gilt bronze and malachite casket
Circa 1870
A very fine quality 19th century French malachite casket with exquisite cast gilt bronze mounts.
The top has a central carved cameo. All four sides contain malachite panels.
The casket still has the original key and retains the original red silk velvet interior.

Good with wear and tear expected of a piece this age.

8.27 inches
4.72 inches
6.10 inches
Malachite, gilt bronze, silk velvet, original. gold carved malicite. French box, Russian Market. 19th century. Fine quality boxes,
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