Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This unusual Palais Royal novelty vanity top ladies pocket watch stand features a dainty ormolu gilt brass frame with turquoise glass back and hinged beveled glass front door. Inside the door is an attached brass bezel framed holder to showcase the decorative pocket watch. This nice stand dates from the Grand Tour era in the last quarter of the 19th Century.The interior watch holder will hold up to a 1 1/4 diameter watch which will display comfortably within the brass bezel frame. Measures 5" high, 2 3/4" wide (at bottles) and 2 deep (at base of stand). The oval glass front measures 2 7/8" high and 1 3/4" wide.
This lovely pocket watch holder is in excellent Estate condition with no noted flaws although there is wear to the gilding from normal use. The glass is perfect with no chips or cracks.
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PALAIS ROYAL Pocket Watch Stand Holder, Turquoise Glass" is in sale since Wednesday, March 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts".
The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.