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    Antique French PALAIS ROYAL Mother of Pearl Ivory Parrot Pin Cushion
Price: $295.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Base with Natural Painted Parrot...Pin Cushion. Approx. 6 1/4 inches tall by 2 1/4 inches. Delightful piece with painted Ivory Carved parrot on an ormolu perch. Mother of Pearl Base with 4 ball feet. Fabric pin Cushion. From a fabulous Montecito California estate of World Class Collectors. I purchased over 40 Palais Royal pieces and will be selling them in the coming weeks Good condition with paint loss to parrot and fabric wear. no chips or cracks... Payment is due within 5 days
   
 
   
    Antique French PALAIS Mother of Pearl Egg on Stand Trinket Box Etui
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Price: $225.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Shell Egg on stand Trinket Box. Approx. 4 1/2 by 4 1/2 inches. Darling Memento of the Grand Tour Paris. Mother of Pearl Egg Box on an ormolu 4 leg stand on ana alabaster plinth. Latch in good working order. Good condition
   
 
   
    Antique French Palais Royal MOTHER of PEARL Shell Egg Etui Box
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Price: $295.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Shell Egg on stand Trinket Box. Approx. 3 1/2 by 5 inches. Darling Memento of the Grand Tour Paris. Mother of Pearl Egg Box on an ormolu stand reminescent of the French Flower Carts The shimmer and the sheen of this mother of peral is similar to coque de perle. A little darker with a rainbow of colors. Good condition
   
 
   
    Antique French Palais Royal Carved MOTHER of PEARL Floral Vase Card Case
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Price: $245.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French Palais Royal Carved Mother of Pearl Card Case. Approx. 2 1/2 by 3 1/2 inches. Beautifully carved front panel of an overflowing bouquet of flowers in a vase. Mother of pearl supeb and luminescnt. Clasp is in good working order, Box lined stringing. Superb example and wonderful condition.
   
 
   
    Antique French DiEPPE IVORY and Silver Change Purse
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Price: $275.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French Dieppe Ivory and Silver Satin lined change purse. Approx. 2 by 3 inches and extends to open 4 1/2 inches. Lovely silver work on front with silver Cartouche awaiting your initials. Old blue satin lining with 4 compatments. Love condition for age with nice patina
   
 
   
    Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl BRONZE ETUI Case
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Price: $295.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl and Ormolu mount and Decorated Etui Case. Approx. 3/4 by 3 3/4 inches. Case for needles, toothpicks, Necessaire etc. Ormolu is exceptional with Rococo styling and a cast swan and bird on each side. Button Depress to open. From a fabulous Montecito California estate of World Class Collectors. I purchased over 40 Palais Royal pieces and will be selling them in the coming weeks Good condition with but a tiny tiny chip to the MOP
   
 
   
    18th C French PALAIS ROYAL Mother of Pearl Necessaire Etui
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Price: $495.00 USD
Palais Royal
18th C Large Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Necessaire Aide Memoire Souvenir Etui Approx. 2 1/4 by 3 1/2 inches. The largest of the kind that I have seen, Finely etched Mother of pearl with a bird and floral decoration. Lid reads D'Amitie Souvenir...A palais royal Souvenir Gift for a friend. Ormolu mounts with good working clasp. Interior with original ivory l tablet and stylus. From an Amazing Montecito, California Estate of the most amazing Italain and French items that I have ever seen. Their collection of Object d' art was overhwleming! Good condition ..a lid piece of mother of pearl looks to have been repaired.
   
 
   
    PALAIS ROYAL Burl Fitted Mother of Pearl Implements Childs Sewing Box
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Price: $995.00 USD
Palais Royal
Palais Royal Burl and Fruitwood Sewing Box with all original Mother of Pearl implements. Box is approx. 3 1/4 by 4 by 6 1/2 inches long. Curved trunk top with handle and beautiful inlay design. Interior is all original. Interior lid is lined in striped piping. Dark blue velvet interior with 9 original implements To include: 2 snow flake mother of pearl winders, 2 small mirrors with coordinating piping, perfume bottle, thimble stiletto, scissors and needlecase. The size of the box and the smaller scale of the implements indicactes it was most probably made for a young lady. For example, scissors are only 3 inches vs. 4 inches that is the usual size in boxes. From a fabulous Montecito California estate of World Class Collectors. I purchased approx. 40 Palais Royal pieces and will be selling them in the coming weeks., A small crack to the interior mirror, chipped interior of needlecase, wear to the thimble..almost like a small area of peeling. Box is in good condition and sets upon 4 ball feet. If owned by a child amazing it has survived at all..
   
 
   
    1850 French GRAND TOUR Ormolu Perfume Paintings on Ivory Seals Necessaire
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Price: $1,450.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French circa 1850 Palais Royal Grand Tour unique Necessaire. Approx.2 inches tall and 1 inch square with a 2 inch chain. Superb Ormolu design with etching. Front has a heart design with a tie that reveals a velvet area which could be used as a vinaigrette or a pin cushion. 3 of the sides are Grand Tour Paris Landmarks paintings on ivory They include the Arc de Triomphe and the Place de Concorde and the 3rd could be the Palais Royal. Top and bottom is a dark red Carnelain seal. The lid opens to reveal a glass stopper for scent or perfume. I have never seen such a piece with so many purposes. Condition is quite good for age and it is quite rare...I have never seen this type before
   
 
   
    PALAIS ROYAL MOP CARVED FAN CARNET BAL AID MEMOIRE
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Price: $749.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal Aide Memoire Carnet Bal Carved from Mother of pearl in the shape of a fan. With ivory pages Approx. 3 1/4 inches tall by 1 inch tall and fans out to approx. 3 1/2 inches. Front is superbly carved featuring a young man in a Pastoral setting. Handle of mother of Pearl has a norched design. Features original pencil and finger ring and chain. Ring is truly for the finger and features wonderful engraving. Opens to reveal 4 pages of ivory...Ribbon connection has dissolved into time. A fabulous piece and in wonderful condition
   
 
   
    SUPERB FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL CARNET BAL GOLD CHERUB PURSE
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Price: $1,299.00 USD
Palais Royal
Antique French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl scalloped Carnet Bal Aide Memoire purse. Approx. 3 1/2 by 5 inches. The best of the very best...I have never seen such a quality piece. Front in scalloped of Mother of Pearl Carved to present a scene of 4 cherubs...largest one is sitting painting at an easel, with another above watching. 2 other are high above with torch and arrow. The side of the front shows a vista in the offing with hanging garlands. The cherubs are low karat gold with silver wings and bronze added. The look is truly sublime. The back is simply a single sheet of Mother of Pearl. Interior has one page which is enhanced by Sterling silver mounts. On either side are fleur de lis mounts with Sterling marks . They are retractable to hold money papers etc. The center clasp to open and close is also a sterling silver fleur de lis The piece is laced with a gold ribbon and can be used as purse on its side. Condition is quite fabulous...looks as if it was never used. Colors are bright with no wear, chips or cracks
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOP GOLD SHELL INLAY CARNET BAL AIDE MEMOIRE
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Price: $800.00 USD
Palais Royal
French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl with kt gold decoration and abalone and shell floral inlay Aide Memeoire carner Bal. Approx. 2 3/4 by 3 3/4 inches. Quite stunning with original pencil. Interior is green water mark silk with pages. Mother of pearl is accented by gold border and leaves in center . Center is artfully carved in floral and leaves in abalone shell . Condition is quite good
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL IVORY PAINTING PARIS ORMOLU PURSE
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Price: $1,250.00 USD
Palais Royal
Superb Rare French Palais Royal ormolu purse with ivory paintings of 4 famous Grand Tour Landmarks. Approx. 2 by 2 1/2 inches. Beautifully etched ormolu with 4 ivory landmark paintings. Press to open to an interior silk lined. Loks lamost like new with little fading. 3 pockets and a secret 4th pocket with private opening. Just perfect. Trimmed in beige leather. Back of purse is also beautifully etched. The ivory painted Mounments are: the Pantheon, arc de Triomphe, Place Verdome and the Obelisque de Luxor at the Place de Concorde. Exceptional condition...a rare and wonderful treasure. Payment is due within 7 days
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOTHER PEARL MICRO MOSAIC PURSE
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Price: $1,450.00 USD
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Superb French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Silver Miniaiture purse with center Micro Mosaic medallion. Approx. 2 1/2 by 3 1/4 inches with a 3 inch chain hang. Stunning mother of pearl back and front and set in 800 French silver mounting. Center Floral Micro mosaic on onyx approx. 1 by 1 1/2 inches. A wonderful Grand Tour Souvenir. Interior opens to a 4 slotted compartments all in pinkish silk. Condition is mint. Mother of pearl is flawless and casts an almost rainbow sheen. Silver is intricately designed. Great piece for a sophisticated collector
   
 
   
    RARE FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOP CARD BOX VISITES PANSY
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Price: $799.00 USD
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Rare French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl card Case Box with bronze and enamel pansy mark and Marked Visites. Approx. 3/4 by 2 by 3 inches. I have never seen this piece before. Significant Mother of pearl pieces and the lid is etched with Sunflower and decoration. Visites....Visitors who would leave a card. The Palais Royal mark of bronze and enamel. Lid slides off quite nicely. Sold during the Ground Tour at one of the shops surrounding the Richelieu Palace. Good condition
   
 
   
    1840 FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL 18K GOLD MOP PATCH BOX
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Price: $650.00 USD
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Rare French 1840 Palais Royal Mother of Pearl 18 KT gold Patch box. Box is approx: 3/4 by 2 inches and weighs approx. 8.5 grams. Beautiful high karat gold with carved mother of pearl liddepicting a figure in a landscape setting of a house with a picket fence. IBottom and interior is an oval mother of pearl lozenge. So unusual and quite fantastic. Small crack to the mother of pearl trim around the box lid.
   
 
   
    1820 FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOTHER PEARL BRONZE NECESSAIRE
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Price: $1,250.00 USD
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Superb 1820 French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl and ormolu book shaped Necessaire. Approx. 1 by 2 1/3 vy 3 3/4 inches. Stunning mother of pearl mounted sheets in an ormolu book style. Front and back are decorated with 4 corner Classical reliefs. Interior is light brown silk ...in the first half are all the original chamois pen wipes. The second part has the original pencil with bronze cap and the original linen type paper notebook. It is perfect...looks as if it was never used. Quite solid and substantial
   
 
   
    RARE 1820 FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOP PASTILLE PERFUME LAMP
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Price: $795.00 USD
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Rare 1820 French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl and Ormolu Perfume Pastille Lamp or burner. Approx. 6 inches tall and 2 1/2 inches in diameter. I have only ever seen these in reference books. So charming and complete. Ormolu engraved base which sets upon 4 ball feet. Curved Pastille holder in the shape of a serpent with small basker held by chains with a miniature acorn finial at the top. Lamp wick is in the base of carved mother of pearl. A small perfume Casolette( bar) or oil would be placed in the basket and the wick let. The scent would waft throughout. Condition is exceptional and it looks as if it has never been used. you can have a new almost 200 year antique
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL BRONZE TORTOISE SHELL EGG VANITY POSY HOLDER
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Price: $3,500.00 USD
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French Palais Royal Miniature Vanity with Bronze mounted design , Beveled mirror, 2 pose holders, Bronze cast bird top and rarest Tortoise shell egg casket. Vanity is approx. 9 inches tall and 6 inches long and deep. Mirror is approx. 2 by 4 inches, posey holders are approx. 4 1/2 inches tall and 2 inches in diameter, tortoise shell casket egg is approx. 3 1/2 by 2 inches. Rare and quite sensational. Etched bronze design with with leaf front and superbly constructed curved vine and leaf holders for the vases. Cast bronze bird, with extended wings top the piece. Crimped edge crystal posey vase holders on each side of the thick beveled mirror with bronze teeth edging and leather backing. The real star is the most amazing Tortoise shell egg casket. Opens easily with latch. Caramel colored inside and out. Top is inlaid with gold gilt floral and cartouche decorations. You will never ever see such a piece again. If you are looking for only the rare...this is the best example. Good condition. Minimal wear to bronze
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL MOP CASKET SCENT BOTTLE FIGURAL
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Price: $599.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal Whimsey in the figural shape of a Locomotive Engine with Mother of pearl egg shaped casket and glass scent bottle. Approx. 5 1/2 inches long by 5 1/2 inches tall. Mother of Pearl Egg Casket is approx. 4 inches! So unique and so Palais Royal....Fabulous souvenir of a Grand Tour visit to Paris. Ormolu constructed body with 4 moveable wheels , Very Large Mother of Pearl egg casket which opens to protect a most precious jewel or trinket. Scent bottle sets as a the steam for the Locomotive. Ormolu cap and chain to body. Overall in lovely condition with good patina. Latch to mother of pearl egg in good working condition
   
 
   
    1870 FRENCH NOVELTY ELEPHANT CHARIOT THIMBLE HOLDER EGG PALAIS ROYAL
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Price: $599.00 USD
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Rare French Palais Royal Novelty Elephant and chariot with Egg shaped Thimble Holder. Approx. 4 inches long and 3 inches tall. Very unusual.... with elephant pulling the 2 wheeled chariot with the egg in the back. Gilt metal with shiny interior. Engraved chariot with floral scene and wheels actually work as it is pulled. Egg latch in good working condition. Nice piece in good condition with some appropraite age wear
   
 
   
    PALAIS ROYAL FRENCH CRANBERRY GLASS PERFUME GOAT CART
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Price: $699.00 USD
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French Palais Royal Ormolu goat team pulling a cart with Cranberry perfume bottle. Approx. 4 inches tall by 6 1/2 inches in length and mounted on a marble plinth. 2 cast goats with ormolu saddles is pulling a fabulous shell shaped seat wheeled cart with center bouquet of roses. A 2 1/2 inch tall perfume bottle with ormolu cap and chain and starburst trim sets in a crown shaped container with leaf accents. Very unusual with the seat looking like a Grotto piece reminenscent of the Grotto of Versailles and Venetian pieces. Quite detailed and in remarkable condition for age. Bottle has original stopper
   
 
   
    RARE 1860 FRENCH GLASS ORMOLU VITRINE CARRIAGE PALAIS Royal
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Price: $950.00 USD
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French 1860 Palais Royal Glass and ormolu Miniature Carriage Etui. Approx. 7 inches long and 4 inches tall. The detail and quality is quite wonderful. Large carriage area with thick beveled glass lined in ormolu. Each side has a Royal medallion . Back has a smaller vitrine box. Sets upon 4 faux tortoise shell style wheels. Areas to step into the carriage . A rare Palais Royal piece purchased at a fine shop in Paris during the Period of the Grand Tour. It is quite substantial and overall in wonderful condition. Glass is so thick and beautifully beveled. Only loss is to one of the crown crests to the side. One lower crown crest has has come off the door though it is included.
   
 
   
    PALAIS ROYAL FRENCH MOP GAMING COUNTER SILVER BOX CASE
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Price: $425.00 USD
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French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Gaming counters in silver box and original fitted case. It is just so charming. Thinking of the Parisians using these one of a kind tokens for their games of chance. Leather fitted case is approx. 1 1/4 inches. Satin and velvet interior with trim. Silver box is etched and Monogrammed with the initials ML. also on the back the initials IT 4 Mother of Pearl tokens with numbers 1 through 4 fit inside the silver box. Condition is amazing for the age. All complete. A real treasure
   
 
   
    French ANTIQUE Palais Royal Mother Of Pearl Ship Vase Watch holder
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Price: $699.00 USD
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French Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Ship with ormolu mounts and rigging. Glass etched vase with notched top. A monumental piece with 2 smaller shell lifeboats and a set of 3 sails. An anchor at the bottom. Beautiful patina and in lovely condition. Great centerpiece for any collection. Area for pocket watch....not included. Measurements: 11 by 12 inches
   
 
   
    1780 FRENCH Palais Royal Mother of Pearl Aide Memoir Etui
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Price: $999.00 USD
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Superb 18th C Palais Royal Souvenir Aide Memoire etui . In Mother of Pearl with cast ormolu trim. Approx. 1 3/4 by 3 inch case. Titles: D'Amitie Souvenir. A souvenir for a friend. Case is decorated with center cartouche in ribbon frame with Quivers and torches. Floral and leaf decoration to front and top and bottom of case. Latch in very good working order reveals original 3 page ivory diary with original pencil. Overall in wonderful condition with just a bit of gilt missing to the Souvenir side. And could have been a very old repair to the area by the R. These are so rare and so hard to find.
   
 
   
    French PALAIS ROYAL Figural Cradle Mother Pearl Watch Holder
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Price: $799.00 USD
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Rare French Palais Royal Ormolu and Mother of Pearl Shell Vide Poche Cradle Pocket watch Holder. Quite wonderful! Approx. 4 1/2 by 6 inches. Wonderful ormolu netting as the back of the canopied cradle with hook for pocket watch. Mother of pearl shell cradle for emptying the pockets....keys, change etc. Sets upon 4 ball feet. Quite sweet and uncommon. In lovely condition. No chips or cracks and beautiful patina
   
 
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