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A German gold and enamel snuff box, probably Hanau, circa 1800
Estimate
12,00018,000
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90
A German gold and enamel snuff box, probably Hanau, circa 1800
Estimate
12,00018,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A German gold and enamel snuff box, probably Hanau, circa 1800
rectangular with cut corners, the cover mounted probably later with an enamel scene of putti crowning with laurel a lion, flanked by champlevé vases on blue ground and with stars on green ground at the angles, the base with checkered turquoise enamel, matching sides
marked inside base and cover with 18K incuse and indistinct flowerhead, the rim of the cover with shell mark
length 3 5/8 in.
9.3 cm
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Collections & Curiosities: Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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New York