Clothes brush (?), Russian (made) France, 18thC, steel, gilt bronze, wood. With three compartments, two containing small rectangular steel boxes, another holding (?). More information gratefully received! | Centre de documentation des musées - Les Arts Décoratifs
Nécessaire, first quarter 18th century, German (probably Augsburg). Wood veneered with tortoiseshell and gold; implements of glass, ivory, and gold. Beneath a mirror-lined cover, the interior of this casket contains an inkwell and sand shaker, pen, pencil, clasp knife, cut-glass seal, snuff spoon, ear spoon, bodkin, tweezers, file, two-leaved ivory tablet, and a patch box.