Lot 395: A 19th century French ormolu mounted glass and silver casket, by Alphonse Giroux of Paris, 9in.
November 29, 2016
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A 19th century French ormolu mounted glass and silver casket, by Alphonse Giroux of Paris, 9in.
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Notes: Alphonse Giroux and Company, famous curiosity and luxury goods shop was situated at No. 7 rue du Coq-Saint-Honoré and 43 Boulevard des Capucines in Paris from 1838 to 1867.