485
485
A gold-mounted hardstone and a parcel-gilt silver boîte à miniatures, various origins and dates
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 3,500 GBP
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485
A gold-mounted hardstone and a parcel-gilt silver boîte à miniatures, various origins and dates
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 3,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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A gold-mounted hardstone and a parcel-gilt silver boîte à miniatures, various origins and dates
the first oval, of petrified wood, the lid inset with a gouache miniature of a village festival, spuriously signed: Van Blarenberghe, the gold frame with bright-cut ornament, the box probably German, late 18th century; the other of rectangular trunk form, each face inset with earlier gouache miniatures painted with travelling coaches and other modes of transport, ropetwist silver cagework mounts with pilaster corners, silver-gilt lining, unmarked apart from modern French control marks, probably German, late 19th century
Quantity: 2
each 8.5cm., 3 3/8 in. wide
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Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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London