Napoleon III ebony and inlaid brass tantalus, shaped hinged ebony veneer top and front panel opens to reveal fitted rosewood gallery tray with gilt brass handle that holds 16 etched crystal cordials and 4 etched crystal cordial decanters with stoppers, 7 5/8" H. 12 cordial glasses are present, 3" H. Ebony veneer case with rosewood interior supported by four shaped round supports. 10 1/8" H x 12 5/8" W x 9 1/2" D plus key. 17 items total including 16 glass items and the container. Total weight 11 lbs. French, 3rd quarter 19th century. CONDITION: Four cordial glasses missing. Some minor lifting to brass inlay and minor scuffs and splits to case. Split across base of case. Chip noted on one cordial.
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