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A French Late 18th Century Gold and Enamel Box

Paris, 1772
Width: 7.6 cm, 3 in.
Height: 3.5 cm, 1 ¾ in.
Weight: 182 gr., 6.41 oz.

£38,000
 

Description

Of rectangular shape with canted corners. Cover set with an oval enamel plaque of finely painted female portrait miniature with royal blue ground over linear engine-turning surrounded by ornate foliage borders and golden pilasters.

A French Late 18th Century Gold and Enamel Box Reference: 23533.3