GOLD AND ENAMEL CASE. LATE 18TH CENTURY SWISS CRAFTSMANSHIP.
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GOLD AND ENAMEL CASE. LATE 18TH CENTURY SWISS CRAFTSMANSHIP.
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Gold and enamel needle or wax case decorated with four oval medallions are framed  in a frieze of gold, stylized flowers "paillons" and set on a translucent, royal blue background revealing a criss-cross guilloche. Thin opaque white enamel fillets frame the case. These medallions show young women in late-18th century dresses. H: 4.33in. (11 cm).
Weight:0.78oz ( 22.3 g).
Prestige gold marks. (illigible)
Swiss work, Geneva around 1795.
REF: 7857
Price:6900€

 


GOLD AND ENAMEL CASE. LATE 18TH CENTURY SWISS CRAFTSMANSHIP.