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A Swiss Enamelled Gold Box

Gold & Enamel
Geneva, circa 1810

Height: 1.7cm, 0.6in.
Length: 7.1cm, 2.8in.

Description

Rectangular box, the cover and base centred by a shaped reserve, painted with enamel grisaille. The grisaille illustrating musical trophies on a lavender-blue coloured ground within a fluted gold border. The outer borders and sides with opaque lavender-blue taille d'épargne enamel with white enamel and gold flowers and foliage, with wavy flange and polished gold borders.

A Swiss Enamelled Gold Box Reference: 22835.2