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Compiegne Powder Box

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Compiegne Powder Box

Type: 
Powder box
Material(s): 
Glass
Designer/Maker: 
Rene Lalique
Markings: 
Molded "R. Lalique" on base
Origin: 
France
Date or Era: 
1924
Dimensions: 
3.3 in. diameter
Additional Information: 
"Compiegne," one of a set of boxes by Lalique, features three pheasants with flowers and leaves on the box lid. The box is clear and frosted glass with sepia patina. The sides of the box, as with several others, feature thin vertical molded ridges. The box is named after a city in France.

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