Vintage MGM Movie Prop - Victorian Repousse Metal Jewelry Box - X11526 on base

Vintage MGM movie prop, an antique Victorian jewelry box, metal, probably spelter (a brittle white metal), with a gold plated finish, highly sculptural rose motif, footed, silk lining, measuring 6" x 4" x 3-1/2" high, marked in yellow paint on the bottom: MGM X11526, as is typical with many of the MGM movie props from the estate we are selling, sorry, but we don't know what movie(s) this box was used in, condition: as is, doesn't close well, there is a break to one of the roses, see photo, wear is commensurate with usage as a movie prop, sold as found, from the local Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, estate of a gentleman who purchased this item at the David Weisz Co. auction of MGM movie props in California in 1970, has been in storage in Michigan since 1970.
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