French Crystal Liqueur Tantalus Set in a Mahogany Boulle box with Inlaid Brass and Mother of Pearl
This is a remarkable tantalus set consisting of 4 crystal decanters with original stoppers and 16 crystal glasses with square bases housed in a stunning rosewood box. The footed box is made of rosewood and is decorated in French Boulle with inlaid brass leaves and vines enhanced with mother of pearl grape clusters and flowers, it has a handled insert that holds the crystal decanters and glasses that life out.
Attributed to the French maker: Baccarat (I found very similar ones online)
Box Measures: 12 1/2 inches wide x 9 3/4 inches deep x 10 3/8 inches high
Decanters Measure: 8 1/4 inches x 2 3/4 inches square at the base.
Glasses Measure: 2 3/4 inches high.
Excellent Condition: 2 glasses have minuscule flea bites on corner of bases and 1 glass has a tiny flat shell off side of base. 1 decanter has a minuscule flea bite.