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A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
12,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 13,200 GBP
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91
A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
12,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 13,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A pearl, gold and enamel snuff box

marks rubbed but probably those of Jean-George Rémond & Co., Geneva, circa 1805, with contemporary Prague 20ct gold control mark

oval, the lid painted en plein with an allegory of Justice protecting Innocence, the ground enamelled in translucent blue over sunray engien-turning enriched with gold laurel paillons and enclosed by a border of split pearls, the sides and base similarly decorated within opaque white bands and coloured paillon borders


with 8.7cm, 3 3/8 in
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Provenance

Anonymous vendor, Sotheby's Zurich, 19 November 1976, lot 117

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