Handpainted Porcelain Box Brass Ormolu Trinket Armorial Samson Paris France 1900
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Handpainted Porcelain Box Brass Ormolu Trinket Armorial Samson Paris France 1900:
A hand painted porcelain box/trinket with brass ormolu trim.
Rectangular form with domed and hinged lid.
Hinge is secure - no play.
Decorated with Armorial Coat of Arms/Crest, floral design
and hard paste scrolls.
(Edme Samson typical style, please see photos)No maker's/manufacturer's marks.
Probably made by Edme Samson, in Paris, France, ca.1900's.Pictures will tell you more.Approx.: Length: 5-1/8in. 3-1/2in. oz. (414.8 gr.)Spots you are seeing on the photos just a light reflections.Commensurate with age, the condition is excellent.
No: chips, cracks, crazing and restorations.