Napoleon III ebony veneer and ormolu cabinet
Dimensions:W: 89cm (35")H: 156cm (61.4")D: 35cm (13.8")
A beautifully made French Napoleon III (c1880) ebony veneer cabinet with inlaid brass detail and ormolu mounts. The lower section is inlaid with etched brass detail depicting musical instruments such as flutes, pipes and guitar - as well as ribbons, bows and flowers. The cabinet rests on elegant ormolu mounted bun like feet.. The inside of the cabinet has four adjustable shelves. A wonderful example of quality and craftmanship!