French cased set of four decanters and 16 glasses dated to the Napoleon III period – estimate $1000-2000 at Auction Life on February 17.

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The ebonised wood case, with gilt bronze caryatid and scrolling foliate mounts and a floral painted top, measures 16in (41cm) in width.

Estimate at the auction in in West Palm Beach, Florida, is $1000-2000.