Lot 21: Sevres Porcelain & Ormolu Casket
06 November 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: The rectangular box with canted corners, glazed with a mottled scarlet and black ground, the lid and case rimmed with gilt metal borders, the underside marked "PM Sevres / Made in France Exclusively for Paris Decorators." 3" H X 7" W X 3.5" D. Some fading to colors on top due to light exposure, with one darker area where something was placed on top of it and blocked the light; some gilt loss; top not perfectly aligned.