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Luxury candy box with patterned textile
Description: 

Candy box from a luxury Parisian confectionery ("A la Marquise de Sévigne"); box covered with floral patterned textile, embellished with gold passmenterie and lace, and lined with light green satin; small bun feet

Place of fabrication: 
France
Date Period: 
Mid 19th century
Materials: 
Cardboard, silk, metal thread, metal, unknown padding
Technique: 
Weaving, sewing, printing
Dimensions: 
28,5 x 17 x 8
Condition: 
Fair-good: slightly dirty, some degradation, corrosion of metal thread
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase