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A German jewel-set gold and carnelian snuff box, circa 1750
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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101
A German jewel-set gold and carnelian snuff box, circa 1750
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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A German jewel-set gold and carnelian snuff box, circa 1750
rectangular with slightly bowed sides, formed of engine-turned panels of translucent carnelian mounted en cage with waved gold borders, the thumbpiece applied with a spray of flowers in diamonds and emeralds, centered by a large emerald
unmarked except for later French controls for foreign work
length 2 3/8 in.
6.1cm
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Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu

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New York