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Lot 539Napoleon III Engraved-Glass and Gilt-Metal Cave a Liqueur
19th Century
The hinged lobed lid opening to hinged front panels and a removeable stand centered by four stoppered decanters and sixteen footed glasses, the ebonized and brass-mounted base on toupie feet. Height 12 inches (30.3 cm), width 15 inches (38.1 cm), depth 11 inches (27.9 cm).

Sold for $875
Estimate $600-800

Condition commensuruate with age, rubbing to gilding of case, interior of lid retaining some of the original gilding, glasses and decanters in good condition, removeable ormolu stand now on later supports, lock need to be rotated in order to latch and lock properly.

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