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A pearl, three-colour gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
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93
A pearl, three-colour gold and enamel snuff box
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A pearl, three-colour gold and enamel snuff box

Charles Collins und Söhne, Hanau, circa 1810

rectangular, the lid inset with a Geneva enamel plaque painted with Hercules at the crossroads, choosing between Vice and Virtue, split pearl frame (one lacking) within a wide border chased with coloured gold scrolling foliage on a matted ground, the sides and base chased with elaborate scale and fleur-de-lis ornament within flower and scroll borders picked out in dark blue enamel


width 8.8cm, 3 3/8 in
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