Posted on

Antique Ormolu Mounted Table Bijouterie Vitrine

A late 19th century mahogany & ormolu mounted table vitrine of French influence. Of kidney form, the shaped bevelled glazed top with a fine marquetry border, opening to a relined interior. The shaped sides panelled with tulipwood and ormolu beading, standing on four fluted legs headed by rosettes and ending in cabriole shaped lower legs with sabots, united by a shaped platform. The mounts regilded. Although of French design, the locks and hinges of English manufacture.

Height 30″ (76cm)

Width 22″ (56cm)

Depth 14″ (35.5cm)


Circa 1890