Antique Enamel Opera Glasses


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Object Description

An attractive pair of antique opera glasses made of gilt brass metal and enamel. The binocular tops and extension knob are made of real mother of pearl. The scarlet red enamel barrels each have a large hand painted portrait of a young woman, the flower head and foliate edged cartouche is painted in gilt and silver leaf.

Measures – width 10cm, closed height 4.9cm, extended height 6cm.

French. Circa 1890.

Retailer’s mark for Chevalier, Paris.

Object Condition

In very good condition. No damage to the mother of pearl or enamel. Some wear to the gilt. Fully functional.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)207 288 1939
+44 (0)7904 297419

Dealer Location

Vault 31-32
The London Silver Vaults
53-64 Chancery Lane
London WC2A 1QS

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