Grande Distillerie de Paris Presentation Gilt-Brass Oak and Laurel Wreath
Sold for $500
1891, by Robineau fils, Paris, the stamped oak and laurel leaves on a wire frame centering a "ribbon" and medallion, the latter with black enamel inscription from the Grande Distillerie Centrale de Paris to the Societe d'Horticulture des Mureaux, complete with the original mounting bracket and red satin-lined leather case, the outer lid with identical gilt-stamped inscription.
h. 2-1/2", w. 6", l. 7"; case 7-1/4" x 8-3/4" x 5"
**In generally good condition, with oxidation throughout, but no breaks, splits or losses noted. The case is somewhat worn, with the interior satin threadbare on the stand and hinge cover; the exterior has some scuffs, with some splitting to the wood at the corners.