A small ornamental box or lidded jar for confectionery.
- In 18th-century France, this custom became a fine art, with small highly decorated boxes called bonbonnières made of precious materials given as presents and tokens of regard.
- South African companies specialising in bonbonnières are always willing to offer creative and unusual options.
- Staffordshire Enamels boxes, bonbonnières, music boxes, cufflinks, paperweights and clocks are shipped all over the world to discerning collectors.
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