French Gentleman’s Sterling Vanity Kit in Ebony Case Inlaid with Brass by Louis Aucoc (c. 1865)
With an ebony veneered and brass inlaid exterior, the interior of the vanity is signed by the maker Louis Acoc “L. Aucoc aine a Paris,” and includes nine crystal containers with sterling silver lids, placed in custom leather holders on the top layer. The lower layer consists of stamped leather compartments for writing and grooming accoutrements.
5 1/2 x 12 1/4 x 8 1/2 in