Brass Patch Box with Morning Glories and Blue Enameled Shield with Raised Crown

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Morning Glories and Blue Enameled Shield with Raised Crown on Brass Patch Box with
Brass Patch Box with Morning Glories and Blue Enameled Shield with Raised Crown


 
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Brass patch box circa 1880's decorated with embossed morning glories and leaves on all side. The top also has a dark blue enameled shield with a raised crown. One of a kind patch box. Mirror inside. is original and is charmingly cloudy, and opaque. 1.7 inches across, holds 1/4 oz. (8 ml) solid perfume of your choice. Patch boxes came into use during the 18th century at the court of Louis XV, where the use of "beauty patches" was popular. A beauty patch was made of gummed silk and was pasted on the skin as a "beauty mark" to emphasize a woman's facial feature, usually the cheek.
Our Price: $250.00

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