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A Swiss Gold & Enamel Snuff Box

Gold & Enamel
Geneva, 1826-1852
Goldsmith's mark of Jean-François Bautte & Cie

The arms of the Princes Galitzin [Golison/Golizyn] of Estonia.

Length: 3 1/4in, (8cm)
Weight: 124.5gms.

Description

Rectangular, the cover with a central coloured armorial shield on a black taille d'épargne ground of scrolls, acanthus and architectural volutes, the concave sides and base with similar enamel decoration, 
The arms of the Princes Galitzin [Golison/Golizyn] of Estonia.

A Swiss Gold & Enamel Snuff Box Reference: dt23274.1