Baccarat Ruby Glass Cave Liqueur
A stunning antique Napoleon III-period cave liqueur crafted of glorious Baccarat ruby glass and dore bronze is ideal for the special occasions. The opulent classical motif informs every aspect of this lush design.
The footed case is crafted in a stunning Rococo style, with precisely-cut circles, and boasts intricate cast ormolu accents on the interior and exterior, including a detailed finial and scrolling latch. The set consists of three liqueur bottles, featuring stylish hand gilding and 15 identical amiable glasses are held in set on a mirrored podium by a grapevine ormolu stand. The ormolu carrying stand can be removed for ultimate portability.
The 15.5 inch elevated and 11-inch deep set swanks if precisely-cut circles, and detailed cast ormolu intonations both inside and outside the case that comes with stunning decorate on top and a scrolling latch to lock the set safely. The French-style Baccarat Ruby Glass Cave Liqueur set is passé to 1870 and is valued at $54,500!
Established by the Royal Decree of Louis XV, Baccarat has consistently produced glass and crystal works that have revolutionized and dazzled the industry. Today, antique works by this prestigious company are exceedingly rare, especially magnificent examples such as this. [M.S. Rau Antiques]