Today we are delighted to offer for sale a wonderful antique Apollo Studios ormolu jeweled vanity box! This stunning piece is a masterful creation of Apollo Studios which was a contemporary of Tiffany Studios and produced some of the similar type items, like desk sets, humidors and other fine pieces of brass, copper and gilded brass. Apollo Studios were manufacturers of hollow ware, boudoir accessories, and gift items in silverplate, goldplate and other metals; its’ products were sold in the prestigious and luxurious Ovington’s gift shop of Fifth Avenue in New York. This fabulous box is crafted of gilded ormolu in a Renaissance-style. The sides of the box features an engraved arabesque floral design. The show-stopping lid of the box features a center inset filigree medallion with four corner and two side filigree ornaments, all pieces are encrusted with inset glass faceted jewels! The lid is framed by a decorative border. The interior of the box in lined in virgin wood. The box features four bun feet. The piece is marked on the bottom “Apollo 2764”. The box presents beautifully and is in excellent antique condition, with very minor display wear and patina commensurate with age. No chips or cracks. The front right foot is slightly bend downwards. Add gilded age grandeur and elegance to any interior with this lavish box. Fresh to the market!
Dimensions: 1-3/4″ in height, 5-1/8″ in length, 3-1/2″ in depth
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