This late 19th/early 20th century box features an oval-shaped body with low-relief repousse rococo rocaille side detailing. The lid of the box features a magnificent scene of a imposing galloping horse pulling a grand sleight driven by a gallant coachman; a regal woman of noble bearing and wearing a large hat and fur muff sits proudly in the sleight with a swan at her feet. The woman appears to be Russian Empress Catherine the Great.In the background is a farmhouse with a tall hipped roof. The box delicate and intricate detailing are quite exquisite. The piece presents well and is in very good antique condition, with minor wear/tarnish and patina commensurate with age. Add refined European elegance and style to any antique silver collection with this lovely box... 4-1/16" in length, 1-5/8" in depth, 3/4 in height Total Weight: 75 grams.
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