An old Sèvres porcelain casket, of serpentine form, the hinged lid painted with a Watteau-esque scene of a dallying couple within a gilt framed reserve on cobalt and gilt 'seaweed' ground, painted with landscape panels to the walls, Sèvres mark enc
A Sevres porcelain dressing table box, 1920s-30s, with design by Paul Milet. the shaped circular box with a low domed lid in an interesting mottled soft to deep green glaze embellished to the body with a gilded ribbon and laurel leaf pierced border, a rope
A Continental silvered and bronze mounted mirrored jewellery casket, in the Manor of Boucheron, the pierced open work hinged cover with central porcelain roundel enclosing buttoned velvet interior, the mirrored sides with panels of Asiatic birds, within tr
Impressive French porcelain coffre (trinket box) c. 1773-1787 the shaped box with hinged cover depicting figures in garden landscape and signed 'A. Vegeon', decorated in painted enamel with gilt highlights on cobalt ground, with ormolu mounts, marked 'Chat
Seven Royal Crown Derby items: Four small decorative dishes, a trinket box, creamer and sugar bowl, variously dated from 1921-1965 and later from 1970s to 1990s, in Derby Posies pattern, period of manufacture 1900-2003, with sprigs and loose posies of summ
A French figural porcelain box, circa 1925, the lidded trinket box with a risque young woman in a teal and floral dress, the upper part of the dress and figurine forming the lid, the skirt serving as the bowl; marked Mv France underside. Height 12.5 cm. Wi
A Swiss gilt Bron Ze singing bird Automatom jewel box of oval form, the porcelain plaque lid opens to reveal a singing bird, a small clock to front, the base inscribed with the names of four songs, decorated in classical manner, 11.5 cm long
A Limoges vase and pill box, mid 20th century, the vase with gilt handles raised on a gilt circular foot, the body painted deep cobalt blue with a reserve of a Watteau inspired courting couple; the pill box of same blue with gilt floral design to lid, both
We do not automatically renew subscriptions, however you will be contacted prior to the expiry date and you may choose to renew if you wish.
We offer library subscriptions at competitive rates for both in-library access via IP address and off-library access through EZproxy software or similar. One subscription covers all libraries in your group.