French Bridal Wedding Dome

485.00

Antique French Bridal, wedding or marriage dome wilt gilt leaves.

The tradition of globe de Mariée display pieces began in France in the 1800’s. It was a display for married couples to preserve their wedding souvenirs as well as tell the story of their wedding and life together. Placed prominently in the formal dining room, it held the Bride’s crown or Bridal tiara made from fresh or wax orange blossoms, at times her wax floral bouquet.

The bride and groom chose items for their personalized display such as mirrors, porcelain pieces and ormolu cut outs. Each had a special and very personal meaning to them, it was a symbol that told the story of the bridal couple. the number of small diamond shaped mirrors represented the number of children the couple hoped for.

The globe and the flowers are in overall very good antique condition, the flowers show minor signs of wear.

H 52 cm. W 34 cm. D 20 cm.

Please Note:

The physical object can differ slightly in colour from the object as presented online.

– Price does NOT include delivery.
– Delivery/collection must be purchased/organised separate to product purchase.

We ship world-wide. All of our products are professionally packed, shipped and send via one of our partners.

If you want to know on forehand what shipping will cost, please contact us before placing your order.

Don’t hesitate to contact us at info@wildschut-antiques.com – we are always happy to help transport your antiques safely to your home and find the best solution.

SKU: Deco-2669 Category:

Description

Antique French Bridal, wedding or marriage dome wilt gilt leaves.

The tradition of globe de Mariée display pieces began in France in the 1800’s. It was a display for married couples to preserve their wedding souvenirs as well as tell the story of their wedding and life together. Placed prominently in the formal dining room, it held the Bride’s crown or Bridal tiara made from fresh or wax orange blossoms, at times her wax floral bouquet.

The bride and groom chose items for their personalized display such as mirrors, porcelain pieces and ormolu cut outs. Each had a special and very personal meaning to them, it was a symbol that told the story of the bridal couple. the number of small diamond shaped mirrors represented the number of children the couple hoped for.

The globe and the flowers are in overall very good antique condition, the flowers show minor signs of wear.

H 52 cm. W 34 cm. D 20 cm.

Please Note:

The physical object can differ slightly in colour from the object as presented online.

– Price does NOT include delivery.
– Delivery/collection must be purchased/organised separate to product purchase.

We ship world-wide. All of our products are professionally packed, shipped and send via one of our partners.

If you want to know on forehand what shipping will cost, please contact us before placing your order.

Don’t hesitate to contact us at info@wildschut-antiques.com – we are always happy to help transport your antiques safely to your home and find the best solution.