French Napoleon III Ebony and Rosewood Cave à Liqueur Tantalus Bohemian Glass
Liquor cave in brass inlaid ebony wood with rosewood interior. Front and top of the box sides are decorated with brass inlay. The tantalus set contains a removable wooden inset with brass lift handle. Includes hand cut and engraved crystal decanters and glasses. Set includes: Four cut crystal decanters and 8 cut crystal liqueur glasses.
Measurements are with lid closed.
OF THE PERIOD: Napoleon III
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: Circa 1890
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Etched Crystal, Brass, Ebony, Rosewood
The box will not close completely. The brass inlay has a tendency to pop out of the groves when transported. One decanter may be a replacement as it is different from the others.
INCLUDES: 1 Box, 8 Glasses, 4 decanters w stopper.
DIMENSIONS: H 10.5" x W 12.75" x D 9.5"