Being offered is just ONE of three Rare Antique Black Opaline Glass Box with brass trim. Baccarat was known to make opaline glass and black opaline was particularly associated with Baccarat. The antique opaline glass boxes were never sign. Consult an antique Baccarat expert for attribution for certainty.Opaline glass was first discovered how to be created in France, one color at a time. Experts know which color was first produced and which colors were not able to be produced until later in time (lavender opaline was the last to be discovered I believe).
Opaline glass was new in 1830 and when Napoleon was discovered to be a big fan of opaline, and further celebrated it as a uniquely French glassmaking secret, its popularity and demand passed beyond France. This box due to its size approximately 5.5 length, 5 width and just over 3 tall. Normal tiny short superficial mirco-scratches as it shoulf be for an authentic antique. The rounded soft corners are good Feng Shui.The rounded corners are preferred bcz they promote feelings of safety. Item must be in same condition. The item "One Antique French Opaline Glass Box Casket Empire Era Brass Trim, Baccarat" is in sale since Monday, April 22, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Baccarat". The seller is "revivaldesigninc" and is located in Sarasota, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay, South africa, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, Philippines.