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ID: DSH.B.029

'Decorative case'

Classified name: Transport & air & decorative art
Decorative case image

Composition 'carnet de bal' case containing an ivory tablet. Shows the balloon of 19.9.1783 after De Launay's etching, and of 1.12.1783 with two figures in the car of the balloon floating over Paris rooftops. With a silver mount, acanthus and foliate scrolls and trellis-work and the motto 'Montgolfier 1783'.

Production details

Date: 1783 (c)

Person: Unavailable

Place: France (?)

Method: Unavailable

Material: Composition : ivory : metal & silver

Corporate Body: Unavailable