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Art Deco Silver and Marcasite Box

Art Deco Silver and Marcasite Box


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Decorative Art: Mixed Media: Pre 1930: Item # 1412887
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Stunning French Art Deco silver box mounted with a large, rectangular carnelian-colored glass top. Silver-and-marcasite appliques adorn the corners in a fan shape and at center in a diamond shape. Sides have a ribbon-and-garland pattern. The heavy box has hallmarks for London 1923 along with importer mark of Gourdel Vales & Co. The firm, established in Paris in 1820 by Constant Vales, continued as Gourdel Vales in London until 1939. 1 1/2" W., 2 3/8" L.