Lady's dressing case

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1987/19: A truly beautiful figured walnut LADY’S DRESSING CASE in superb original condition. It opens to reveal the exceptional interior of TEN silver-topped jars & bottles and a tray of tools with carved MOP handles and mint pair of scissors. All jars and bottles have superb (and VERY heavy guage) solid silver lids and all are engraved with the family crest. In the lid is a gilt framed mirror which matches the gilded hand-mirror in the drop down front. There are 2 drawers below, one fitted for jewellery. Mint condition and a truly superb fitted box. London 1890. *The engraved: "Mon Dieu est ma Roche" is the family motto for Lord Fermoy, a baronetcy created in 1856.

c.1890

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£2950