Lot 400
  • 400

A gold and mother of pearl snuff box, probably German, 19th century

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Sold
10,000 GBP
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Description

  • A gold and mother of pearl snuff box, probably German, 19th century
  • gold, mother of pearl
  • 8cm., 3 1/8 in wide
rectangular, the exterior veneered in engraved mother of pearl to resemble peacock feathers, the mounts and base rim engraved and chased to match, waved and lobed gold lining, prestige marks including maker’s mark L[?], date letter C, charge and discharge of Louis Robin

Provenance

Meubles et objets d'art provenant de l'Hôtel Lambert et du Château de Ferrières appartenant au Baron de Redé et au Baron Guy de Rothschild, sale Sotheby's Monaco, 25/6 May 1975, lot 35
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