534
534

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A gold snuff box, probably English, circa 1730
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
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534

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A gold snuff box, probably English, circa 1730
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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London

A gold snuff box, probably English, circa 1730
of shaped rectangular form, the lid chased with Mercury playing to Argus, after an engraving by Goltzius, a patient sheepdog to one side, within a foliate scroll border encompassing a grotesque mask and the eagle attribute of Jupiter, the sides with trellis and strapwork, unmarked
7.3 cm., 3in. wide
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Style: European Silver, Ceramics, and Objects of Vertu

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London