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Legras Cameo Glass
 French Cameo Glass and Enameled "Rubis" Box

Legras Cameo Glass Rubis Box

Legras Cameo Glass Rubis Box

Legras Cameo Glass Rubis Box

Legras Cameo Glass Rubis Box Ad

Original Legras Ad showing their "Rubis" line.
 The same shape cane been seen on the bottom row, second from the right.

Legras Cameo Glass & Enameled "Rubis" Box

Here's a beautiful Legras dresser box in their "Rubis" line. This lovely cameo glass box has a frosted chipped ice background, with intertwining leaves and berries going around the parameter of the box.  The leaves and berries are cameo cut and etched, and enameled in a fine ruby color.

The original ad shows the same shape on the bottom row, second from the right, albeit a slightly larger size shown as a Jardiniere.

Examples of this exact Legras Mont Joye cameo work are shown in the following reference:

'Legras' by Marie Francoise, et all.  Examples of this exact cameo work are shown on pages 168 and 232 - 235.  Page 168 shows an original Legras Advertisement showing their "Rubis" line.
Dimensions:  2" tall, 5" long
Condition:  Excellent, appropriate shelf wear on base
Maker: Legras, France
Vintage: c. 1900-1910

Price: $ 425.00