A GOLD AND ENAMEL TOOTHPICK CASE, SENE & NEISSER, GENEVA, 1805-1807
the lid painted with an alpine view on a translucent fir green ground within black and blue enamel borders, the interior later engraved with initial M, maker's mark
8.3cm., 3¼in. wide
charming case in good good order; two tiny losses to the white enamel border, the lid shuts with a little difficulty
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