French brass apothecary or eau de parfum cabinet, with brass plate reading "Service Antiseptique / Gelle Freres, Paris". Rectangular hanging cabinet with beveled glass doors and two interior removable glass shelves, decorative pierced brass lower gallery. Tube leading from exterior into cabinet on the right hand side, presumably for a lighting or heating element. 15"H x 11" w x 8-1/2" d. 19th century. Note: Gelle Freres is one of Paris's oldest and most renowned perfume and toiletrie purveyors, operating under this name since 1826. Condition: Staining/oxidation to sides, separation to pierced brass decoration at lower front corners, small dents to back, overall good condition. Shelves may or may not be original.
Lot 444: Tiffany Studios Bronze Zodiac Bookends Previous Item Lot 446: 2 Meissen Figures: Tea and Music Next Item