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PROPERTY OF A WEST COAST PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 72-73)

A Louis XV gold oval snuff box and a Louis XVI gold circular box, Germain Chayé / Toussaint-François Pillieux, Paris, 1768 / 1787
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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PROPERTY OF A WEST COAST PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 72-73)

A Louis XV gold oval snuff box and a Louis XVI gold circular box, Germain Chayé / Toussaint-François Pillieux, Paris, 1768 / 1787
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu

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A Louis XV gold oval snuff box and a Louis XVI gold circular box, Germain Chayé / Toussaint-François Pillieux, Paris, 1768 / 1787
the first with panels of waved engine-turning, the second of vari-color gold within chased running borders of berried foliage, the interior later fitted with a mirror

the first fully marked, the second marked on base and sides


length 2 1/4, diameter 2 1/2 in.
5.7, 6.4cm
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Provenance

Christie's, Geneva, November 19, 1996, lot 297 (first)
Sotheby's, New York, October 24, 2000, lot 94 (second)

Important English & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu

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