Antique Bijouterie Tables, also known as a Vitrine is a small side display table with glazed top and sides designed to store and display a collection of small valuable items such as silver or jewellery. Some have mirrored bases or are velvet lined to show the collectables in their best light. The name bijouterie magasin is a french name for a jewellery shop, this is where the name came from as they were designed to display fine jewellery. They can come is lovely shapes from oval to serpentine, in fine timbers such as mahogany, walnut or satinwood and are occasionally pained with decorative ormolu mounts. These pretty antique tables were very popular in the late Victorian period when it was very fashionable to display your fine expensive items to your guests. Have a look below at our lovely examples available for sale.
Bijouterie Tables for sale
Hi James,This is just to say that I received the nest of 3 mahogany tables last Saturday, and am very pleased with them. We put them to use immediately, and my granddaughter very much enjoyed organising them and explaining how they work.Many thanks – hope all is well with you.Heather
Afternoon James,Just to let you know that the small tables arrived this morning and we are delighted with them.Best,Peter
Dear JamesSorry I’m a bit late in saying thank you very much for the table. It’s really lovely and just the right size. Nobody has noticed it yet mind you so it must blend in well!! It was delivered last Wednesday dead on the dot of 8.30 a.m.Thanking you again.Kind regardsBrenda