Oval shaped South German brides box from the 18th century.
Decorated with flowers on the side and two people
holding hands on the top of the box. Size: L.18 1/2in.,
H.7in., W.11in (47cm by 18cm by 28cm).
Ex-collection Jean-Pierre Jouve, French novelist, poet, and
writer. Nominated five times for the Nobel prize in literature.