Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This large French Art Glass dresser box features a frosted acid textured background with molded cameo style green flowers with gold highlights standing in relief, c. This type glass was molded and not carved with the desire to simulate and compete with the popular and more expensive process of true cameo glass.The lid has a heavily embossed floral design with a gold washed or gilded interior. Box has a hinged lid with tight hinge and the box opens and closes correctly. The factory later became Christalleries de Sevres et Clichy Reunis.
At the end of the 19th century and into the early 20th century, the company produced high quality art glass inspired by the Art Nouveau movement. Measures 6" in diameter and 4" high. This lovely box is in excellent Estate condition with no noted flaws and reflecting only minimal signs of normal wear. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business!The item "French Verrerie de Sevres Cameo Style ART GLASS Dresser or Powder Box, c. 1900" is in sale since Wednesday, February 24, 2010. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Other French Art Glass". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.