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THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN GENTLEMAN

A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
66

THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN GENTLEMAN

A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 10,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box

French prestige marks, probably Geneva, late 18th century, later French control marks

rectangular with cut corners, the lid inset with a Geneva enamel plaque painted with the Continence of Scipio, after Poussin, within gold leaf and split pearl borders, the ground, deep sides and base enamelled in translucent blue over striped engine-turning within paillon pheasant eye borders, the corners with white enamelled pilasters


width 8.8cm, 3 3/8 in
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