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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.

 

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