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    Gilt Shoe, a Thimble box, A. Giroux, Supplier of French Court

    Gilt Shoe, a Thimble box, A. Giroux, Supplier of French Court

    $440 (approx conversion from £320)

    Item details

    A very neat display case, probably to receive a luxurious thimble on its bed of pink silk, in the shape of a fine shoe, chiseled and gilt brass,
    opening by a spring latch. Signature engraved of: Alphonse Giroux, tabletier established rue du Coq-Saint-Honoré, Paris, who had made a specialty of luxury toys under the Restoration, supplier of all the Courts of France until the Second Empire ... A great character of French luxury ....
    Dimensions: 9.5cm x 3.5cm x 2.8cm.
    Good condition, dreamlike gilding and chasing, the upper rivet, not gilt, should be replaced.
    Take a good look at the photos 

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    Code
    642375
    Period
    19th Century, Victorian (1837 to 1901)

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