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A 19th Century Swiss Gold & Enamelled 'Turkish Market' Snuff Box

Apparently unmarked apart from incuse '185' to the rim

Length: 7.5cm, 2.9in                                                                                                                           
Weight: 90g, 2oz 16dwt

Description

Oval with wavy sides, enamelled in lilac, the cover with a wreath bound in red ribbon and a chain of white flowers, the base with a wreath of flowers including roses, tulips, forget-me-nots, convolvulus and primulas bound in a white ribbon,

A 19th Century Swiss Gold & Enamelled 'Turkish Market' Snuff Box Reference: DT23166.8