French antique and vintage living
These unusual pieces were very popular during Napoleonic times and were used to display a wedding trousseau and other mementoes.
The opulent ormolu leaves flowers and birds were all symbolic as were the tiny bevelled mirrors. The globe refers the the glass globe that it was once encased in.
The red silk cushion has some light wear but overall this piece is in fantastic condition for its age.
Antique globe de Mariée