Railway Truck Cave à Liqueur
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- This rare Gentleman's Liqueur was crafted to resemble a railway car
- The resplendent service features four crystal decanters and 16 cordials
- The decanters and cordials rest in their beautiful gilt car
- Tiny buckets on either side hold matches for enjoying a cigar
8 1/2 Inches
A wonderful and rare cave à liqueur, or Gentleman's Liqueur, in the form of a gilt and engraved railway truck. The set is complete with four crystal decanters bearing colorfully enamelled labels (Cassis, Cognac, Anisette, Armanoal) and 16 cordials accented in gold leaf. Two tiny buckets hang from each side for holding matches. Excellent condition. Circa 1880.