BEAUTIFUL SMALL SEVRES PLATED BOX
Rare and precious round box decorated with netting in a knotted pattern and windings of golden and beaded brass strands and cords. On each of its five faces is a beautiful round plaque decorated with a cupid in polychrome painted porcelain on a sky-blue background from the Sèvres manufacture set in an oval framed with pearls.
A hinged lid opens at the top and the box is supported by four feet braided in knot patterns.
French work, circa 1870.
Napoleon III period.
Plaques produced by the Manufacture de Sèvres.
Height: 16 cm – Diameter: 21 cm